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  • A green wall in the Adelaide CBD. Research shows green walls help maintain better inside temperatures.

    One change that could cool your home by 12 degrees

    With South Australia now the most expensive city in the world for electricity, consumers are desperate to find ways to make savings in the midst of a long, hot summer.


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  • Woman texting whilst driving

    Who’s most likely to check their mobiles while driving?

    Distracted driving is a significant contributor to road accidents and fatalities. Mobile phone use while driving is a particularly important form of driver distraction. It can increase the risk of traffic accidents by up to four times.


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  • Tourist taking a selfie

    The hidden costs of selfie tourism

    Technology has changed the way we travel. Smartphones, travellers’ comments and photos, search engines and algorithms can all inspire and empower us to plan complex journeys all over the globe within minutes.


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  • Bullies in the schoolyard

    More focus needed on schoolyard bullies, not the victims, parents say

    Australian parents have called for firmer action against schoolyard bullies rather than focusing on making vulnerable children more resilient.


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  • Kate Fennell with Graham and Doug

    Cancer stories a lifeline for rural cancer patients and survivors

    People living in remote areas of Australia are 35 per cent more likely to die within five years of a cancer diagnosis than their city counterparts, so a team of researchers from UniSA’s Sansom Institute for Health Research have created a series of online videos, ‘Rural Cancer Stories’, they believe will make a difference.


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  • Women's team UniSA-Australia

    UniSA to support both national women’s and men’s teams in the 2018 Santos Tour Down Under

    The University of South Australia (UniSA) is building on its partnership with the Santos Tour Down Under in 2018 by becoming the naming rights partner for the national women’s team


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  • Image of morphine

    Palliative care study highlights need for more vigilance

    An Australian review of palliative care services has revealed the impact of opioid medication errors on patients in the final weeks of their lives.


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  • Air conditioning remote control unit

    Over reliance on air conditioning is driving up power prices in Australia

    A UniSA researcher has called for a change in Australia’s building codes in the wake of a study which shows new homes can be less resistant to heat than older, double-brick houses.


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    Take a look back at a selection of news stories and achievements from the University of South Australia in 2017.

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    2018 SANTOS Tour Down Under overview with Patrick Jonker and Madeleine Steele

    Patrick Jonker and Madeleine Steele preview the Tour stages.

    Patrick Jonker and Madeleine Steele preview the Tour stages.

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    The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (TQEH) to become a university hospital

    In a new partnership, the University of South Australia and Health SA’s Central Adelaide Local Health Network, will be working together to ensure the new-look Queen Elizabeth University Hospital is at the forefront of innovative practice.

    In a new partnership, the University of South Australia and Health SA’s Central Adelaide Local Health Network, will be working together to ensure the new-look Queen Elizabeth University Hospital is...

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    Which Australian mainland city has the most affordable housing?

    New housing figures show that Adelaide is the most affordable capital city in mainland Australia, but there is a downside, as UniSA housing expert Professor Andrew Beer explains

    New housing figures show that Adelaide is the most affordable capital city in mainland Australia, but there is a downside, as UniSA housing expert Professor Andrew Beer explains

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