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News

23

Feb

Don’t focus on genetic diversity to save our species

Scientists at the University of Adelaide have challenged the common assumption that genetic diversity of a species is a key indicator of extinction risk. 

22

Feb

Research lab to advance how humans interact and live with autonomous systems

A new International Research Laboratory (IRL) being launched today will focus on humans-autonomous agents teaming: an area of research at the interface of artificial intelligence, computer science, engineering, technology, human factors and psychology.

19

Feb

Pills face harshest space test yet

A batch of pills will be on its way into space where they will be placed on the outside of the International Space Station (ISS) to test how they withstand the full effects of zero gravity, extreme temperatures and some of the highest levels of radiation found beyond the Earth’s atmosphere.

16

Feb

Further action on cadmium needed for global food safety

An international group of leading fertiliser and soils experts have published a major review of the status of the toxic heavy metal cadmium in agricultural systems around the world.

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Events

1

Mar

Julia Gillard Podcast

Listen to this special episode of Honorary Visiting Professor Julia Gillard's podcast series A Podcast of One's Own, recorded at the University of Adelaide North Terrace campus.

5

Mar

International Women's Day Event

Join us for the University of Adelaide's International Women's Day (IWD) event, in partnership with the UN Women, featuring a livestream with alumnae Natasha Stott Despoja AO and Senator The Hon Penny Wong.

5

Mar

Women in Sport Brunch

As a part of Adelaide University Sport's 125 year celebration, AU Sport is hosting a brunch on Friday 5 March 2021 at the National Wine Centre.

9

Mar

Research Tuesdays - Well May We Dwell

Professor Emma Baker presents the next Research Tuesdays event, "Well may we dwell", an analysis of COVID-19’s ongoing impact on the future of housing in our country.

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