New clues to ‘big bird’ extinction

A rare fossil discovery by Flinders University researchers illuminates the ultimate survival test faced by Genyornis newtoni, the last of Australia’s famous giant birds – the […]

$34m centre to transform age care nationally

Flinders University will lead a once-in-a-generation aged care initiative bringing together the aged care industry, older people themselves and the nation’s best and brightest experts to […]

Ancient fish had a ‘big brain’

Sophisticated CT scanning of the cranium of a Queensland fish fossil has given new insights to explain how fish first left the water to invade land […]

Planting the seeds for future research success

Flinders University President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Colin Stirling is pleased to announce that construction is about to commence for a new landmark $255 million Health and […]

Pioneering approach to Parkinson’s research

Can spider venom be used to treat Parkinson’s? Now a new research collaboration led by Flinders University neurobiology expert, chief investigator Associate Professor Cedric Bardy, will […]

Awards for alumni who improve our world

Nurturing the leaders of tomorrow and introducing landmark social justice, research and public policy initiatives that improve our local and international community are hallmarks of the […]

New podcast to give community sport the edge

Player retention, coaching strategies, player mental health; these are among the many issues impacting community sporting clubs across Australia that are also the focus of university […]