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Big hospitals are more efficient, study shows

Tuesday, 5 December 2017, 7:50 pm | University of Queensland

Size matters when it comes to a hospital’s operational efficiency and smaller hospitals have a higher risk of inefficiency, a study has found. More >>

Online dementia publication sheds light on latest research

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 11:21 am | University of Queensland

More than 400,000 Australians live with dementia and that number is expected to climb to 1.1 million by 2056. More >>

Climate change not so global

Monday, 4 August 2014, 11:49 am | University of Queensland

Scientists are calling for a better understanding of regional climates, after research into New Zealand's glaciers has revealed climate change in the Northern Hemisphere does not directly affect the climate in the Southern Hemisphere. More >>

Climate change showing its hand: IPCC

Tuesday, 1 April 2014, 10:51 am | University of Queensland

Global warming and ocean acidification is driving species to the poles, unbalancing ecosystems and increasing risks to people, says an Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report released today. More >>

Newly discovered microbe holds key to global warming

Thursday, 20 February 2014, 2:17 pm | University of Queensland

Scientists from The University of Queensland have discovered a microbe that is set to play a significant role in future global warming. More >>

Shivering could burn body fat by stimulating hormones

Wednesday, 5 February 2014, 11:49 am | University of Queensland

Shivering against the cold may have the added benefit of burning body fat, a new study led by a University of Queensland researcher has found. More >>

Coral bands reflect Pacific Ocean 20-30 year climate swings

Monday, 13 January 2014, 4:33 pm | University of Queensland

University of Queensland researchers have found physical evidence in Great Barrier Reef corals of a little-known, long-term climate pattern in the Pacific Ocean. More >>


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