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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Centre for Quantum Dynamics

Measuring tunneling time – physicists solve great mystery of the quantum world

Griffith physicists measure definitive time it takes a particle to tunnel through a barrier in a world first.  
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Australian Rivers Institute

Griffith’s Women in STEM step up for 2019 Prize

Griffith STEM researchers offer diverse projects for QLD Women in STEM Prize.
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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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Cities Research Institute

Microsoft AI for Earth win boosts green infrastructure carbon research

Duo will create and deploy model to predict below-ground carbon content based on above ground image data. 
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Australian Rivers Institute

Carbon economy and wetland protection to benefit from new app

New app calculates carbon value of mangroves and their emissions if removed.  
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Griffith School of Environment

Research review bolsters nanoarchitecture material as quick, effective and inexpensive cancer detection

Team highlights low-cost cancer detection using new class of magnetic nanomaterials.
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Griffith Enterprise

Birds could be key in reducing spread of Ross River virus

Researcher digs deeper into how virus is spread and suppressed by our wildlife.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Listening in on wildlife to aid Murray Darling wetlands

Griffith researcher eavesdrops on ecosystems to monitor wetland restoration outcomes via water allocations. 
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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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Australian Rivers Institute

Researchers confirm 50-year decline of shark numbers continues

Data reveals consistent and widespread declines of apex sharks along Queensland coastline.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Awards mark excellence in Griffith Sciences

Griffith Sciences awards highlight achievement of professional and academic staff for 2018.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

New evidence of early humans in North Africa more than half a million years older than previous findings

Discovery indicates ancient humans occupied site more than half a million years earlier than previously thought. 
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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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Centre for Quantum Dynamics

Griffith’s precision measurement takes it to the limit

Precise measurements of speed, acceleration, material properties and even gravity waves approach the ultimate sensitivity allowed by laws of quantum physics.  
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