Shining stars of student research

Student research into adolescent sleep, early autism detection and chemical weapons are among the winners of Flinders University’s 2015 Best Student Paper Awards.

Human-animal bonds in disasters

The recognition of the bond between people and pets is stronger than ever before, but what happens to the human-animal relationship when disaster strikes?

Forensic DNA to crack down on poachers

A high resolution paternity test to help combat the illegal carpet python trade is being developed by Flinders University wildlife forensic DNA specialist Sherryn Ciavaglia.

Why ordinary people become heroes

You’ve just witnessed a horrific car crash. Your heart is pounding, you’re in shock. And the decision you make in the next thirty seconds could be the difference between life and death.