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Throughout the year the Environment Institute keeps the academic and wider community up to date with the latest scientific trends in environmental issues.

  • Research Tuesdays – Animal Dawn
    The rise of animal life has fascinated humanity for centuries, yet its exact origins remain controversial. Could fossils being unearthed at Kangaroo Island’s internationally significant Emu Bay Shale help to finally resolve the debate? Attend Research ...
    Mon, 25 Jan 2016 10:08:42 +1030
  • Science in the Pub Adelaide. Underground Science.
      Science in the Pub event: 5 February, 2016 – Underground Science; the cold, dark, but not so lonely world beneath our feet Panellists: Dr Jon Tyler, Lecturer at the University of Adelaide, using sediments and a suite of geochemical analysis to help r...
    Wed, 20 Jan 2016 09:56:29 +1030
  • Vodcast: The volatile future of Australia’s water
    In the World Economic Forum’s recently released 2015 global risk assessment, the threat identified as having the greatest potential impact was “water crises”. As our population grows and climate changes, the effective management of water resources will...
    Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:01:36 +1030
  • Science Says!
    The Science Says! tour kicks off this week in Adelaide on Thursday 5 November, 2015. It is an event of science and comedy in the style of the great panel shows (think Good News Week and Spicks and Specks). It’s science as you’ve never seen it before, w...
    Mon, 02 Nov 2015 11:00:08 +1030
  • Waterisk – A Research Tuesdays Forum
    In the World Economic Forum’s recently released 2015 global risk assessment, the threat identified as having the greatest potential impact was “water crises”. As our population grows and climate changes, the effective management of water resources will...
    Wed, 21 Oct 2015 11:19:38 +1030
  • Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition
    A research thesis explained in only three minutes, using only one powerpoint slide was the task set for the recent Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition winner, Andrew Farrer from the University of Adelaide’s Faculty of Sciences. Andrew’s presentation,...
    Tue, 29 Sep 2015 11:20:37 +0930
  • Science in the pub
    Associate Professor Ivan Nagelkerken and Professor Bronwyn Gillanders from the Environment Institute represented the University of Adelaide at the latest Science in the Pub event – “Marine ecology: sea-ing the future?” held at the Avenues Tavern, Stepn...
    Mon, 28 Sep 2015 11:03:15 +0930
  • Media release: Three-year research project described in just 3 minutes
    A research thesis explained in just three minutes is the challenge for ten of the University of Adelaide’s PhD students at a free public event on Tuesday 8 September. The special Research Tuesdays event will see two finalists from each of the Universit...
    Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:04:23 +0930
  • Vodcast: Using hard structures to answer ecological questions
    Professor Bronwyn Gillanders presented her Inaugural Lecture ‘Hard data’ at the recent Research Tuesdays Seminar Series. Bronwyn’s lecture exploring the fascinating ecological and environmental insights being revealed by marine organisms’ hard body par...
    Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:07:12 +0930
  • Research Tuesdays free public lecture – Hard data
    Inaugural lecture by Professor Bronwyn Gillanders – The fascinating ecological and environmental insights being revealed by marine organisms’ hard body parts. Although marine waters present a challenging research environment, the remarkable data obtain...
    Thu, 13 Aug 2015 12:01:23 +0930
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