Research

Large meteorite impacts drove plate-tectonic processes on the early Earth

26 September 2017

An international study led by researchers at Macquarie University has uncovered the ways in which giant meteorite impacts may have …

Macquarie and Bristol universities partner to offer dual doctoral award

19 September 2017

Macquarie University and Bristol University have signed an agreement to offer a program, of Dual Doctoral Awards, providing cross-global training …

Male teachers headed for extinction in Australia: study predicts no more male teachers from around the mid-2060’s

18 September 2017

Macquarie University researchers have calculated the proportion of male teachers from 1965 to 2016 in Australia, and report that with …

New method offers alternative way to detect the abuse of human growth hormone, potentially making future anti-doping testing more sensitive

31 August 2017

A study led by researchers from Macquarie University has unveiled another way to detect whether a person has taken human …

Novel research reveals ‘stiffer’ blood vessels may increase risk of heart attack

31 August 2017

Using cutting-edge computational methods, Macquarie University researchers have found that blood vessel ‘stiffness,’ or distensibility is an important determinant of …

Depression and hearing loss: the relationship between the two is stronger for middle-agers compared to older populations

23 August 2017

New research strengthens recent findings suggesting a relationship between hearing loss and depressive symptoms is slightly stronger in the middle-aged …

New research to define listening effort aims to build evidence base for intervention

23 August 2017

New research from Macquarie University’s Australian Hearing Hub has sought to better understand listening effort to transform the day-to-day experiences …

Measuring metal-contamination: new method allows for inexpensive, accurate and rapid characterisation of metal-contaminated sites

22 August 2017

A new method for assessing metal-contaminated sites allows for rapid, high-resolution characterisation of metal-contaminated sites, at a fraction of the …

Macquarie University launches new retirement villages calculator

22 August 2017

The challenges of comparing the cost of retirement villages will get much easier with today’s launch of Macquarie University’s retirement …

Aussie start-up using game-based technology to spot child hearing loss – a hidden Aussie health scourge

21 August 2017

Sound Scouts is the only hearing screening method capable of detecting hearing problems in children using an interactive game-based app …

Page 1 of 26123...26»