A frog`s jump is not as simple as it seems, according to scientists who have discovered that different species adopt different leaping styles depending on their environment.
A new research by an international team has overturned the long-held concept that bird song was a male trait to attract females.
Astronomers at the Australian National University (ANU) have discovered the oldest known star in the universe, the university press release said Monday.
Two Australian scientists have been awarded the British-based Rank Prize for developing an innovative method of identifying crops with superior water efficiency, the Australian National University (ANU) said Wednesday.
Australian geologists on Tuesday opened up the tantalising but controversial prospect that Antarctica could be rich in diamonds.
A university student in Australia has developed the world`s largest cluster of quantum systems ever - a milestone that brings super-powerful, super-fast quantum computers a step closer to reality.
Even minor increases in the body mass index (BMI) can raise a person`s risk of developing heart disease, scientists, including an Indian-origin researcher, have warned.
Australian scientists are currently studying the use of titanium dioxide, a chemical widely used as a whitening pigment, which could help store energy produced by renewable sources.
Researchers have identified a key component in some earthquakes that cause some tsunamis to be larger and more devastating than previous models had forecast.
Australia was first settled by between 1,000 and 3,000 humans around 50,000 years ago.
Defects in rocks lying below the earth`s surface can modify the impact of seismic waves generated by earthquakes, says a study by the Australian National University.
Day in Pics: 30th September
Showbiz World - September 30, 2014
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