Oldest known figurative cave art discovered in Borneo

Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution
Cave paintings in Borneo among the world’s oldest examples of figurative depiction. 
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Griffith awarded over $8 million in research funding

Arts Education Law
Four Griffith University researchers have been announced as 2018 Australian Research Council Future Fellows. The University has also been awarded funding for one 2018 ARC Industrial Transformation Research Hub. The projects form part of the $180.4 million worth of national funding announced today by Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham. Senior Deputy Vice Chancellor […]
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Outstanding Griffith research excellence honoured

Architecture
Leading Griffith University researchers have been honoured at the Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards held at Nathan campus.
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Environmental Futures Research Institute

Introducing a papaya to rival a mango

Researchers say they are "unravelling the sweetness pathway" using a mix of traditional breeding and advanced molecular gene selection.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Geochemical ‘stamp’ offers fresh hope for repatriation of unprovenanced human remains

Investigating geochemical signatures in surface geology and ancient remains could aid repatriation of Indigenous skeletons to their place of origin.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Tools in world’s oldest tattoo kit made from human bone

Intricate, multi-toothed tools found to be 2700 years old, making them the oldest confirmed tattooing combs found in Oceania. 
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Sophisticated monkey hunting aids human colonisation of South Asian rainforest

Oldest and longest record of specialised active primate hunting offers insights into how people inhabited extreme environment.  
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Environmental Futures Research Institute

Researchers find termites capable of mitigating drought impact on rainforests

New study reveals termites can lessen the effects of drought in tropical rainforests. 
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

DNA research could enable repatriation of ancient Aboriginal remains

Advanced DNA technology to help return ancient remains to resting places.
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Environmental Futures Research Institute

Conservation conundrum: Why China’s bid to legalise rhino horn trade is no black and white issue

Legalising horn trade could have surprising benefits for rhino conservation if done correctly
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Arts Education Law

Griffith ideal launching pad into top five emerging jobs

Griffith preparing students for fast-growth jobs with innovative technology degrees to address changing market trends
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Griffith scientists shine at Young Tall Poppy awards

Emerging scientists at Griffith University have been recognised at the Queensland Young Tall Poppy Science Awards for 2018.
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Corporate

Upskilling researchers reaps reward for ICT professional

Griffith University ICT guru credits role in upskilling researchers to boost their outcomes for her win at the 2018 Women in Technology Awards. 
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Environmental Futures Research Institute

Week-long festivities highlight Griffith’s commitment to sustainability

Griffith University campuses will play host to Sustainability Week 2018 from September 3-7 with talks, displays and markets on offer. 
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Architecture

Griffith’s STEM Showcase is bound for Darwin

The best names in STEM research are bound for Darwin for Griffith's STEM Showcase.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Remains confirmed as the oldest known species of human fossil found in Western Europe

New dating research led by Griffith University has confirmed the great antiquity of fossil remains attributed to a species of human called Homo antecessor found in Spain.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Griffith expertise improving vital fresh water management in SE Asia

Nowhere else in the world is there a greater need for investment to address water management issues than the Indo-Pacific region, and especially SE Asia.  The region represents the confluence of outstanding freshwater biodiversity values, high societal dependence on fisheries (and other ecosystem services that healthy rivers and wetlands provide), and a high level of […]
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Architecture, construction and planning

Turn over a new LEAF at the 2018 Logan Eco Action Festival

Glossy black-cockatoo research and an innovative native plants app will be on show when Griffith University hosts the 2018 Logan Eco Action Festival, also known as LEAF.
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