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    Food and wine mind games

    Can the sound of a popping cork influence how you experience that chilled glass of French Champagne? Is the colour and texture of the paper that wraps your brie influencing how you experience its flavour? According to a leading international expert – the answer is, yes.


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  • While Adelaide is offering more shared transport options in the CBD – such as the bike-sharing schemes Ofo, oBike, and EcoCaddy – adoption levels remain low. Photo courtesy EcoCaddy.

    How can we make Adelaide less car-centric?

    Growth in share bike and car schemes could help end Adelaide’s car-centric mentality.


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  • Dr Nayana Parange is leading a project that will see a number of healthcare professionals from rural South Australia brought to City East for on-campus training in point of care ultrasound.

    Ultrasound training to save lives in regional SA

    Thousands of soon-to-be mothers across rural and remote Australia are missing out on potentially life-saving antenatal ultrasounds because of a lack of trained healthcare professionals.


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  • The Aussie 10 Peaks Challenge through the Snowy Mountains. Photo courtesy Mates 4 Mates.

    How military veterans are fighting depression

    Walking the challenging Kokoda Track, climbing Mt Kosciuszko, and undertaking other adventurous pursuits may be the key to helping treat depression among military veterans, new research shows.


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  • A girl learns how to weave through a video of Aunty Ellen.

    Technology could help safeguard Aboriginal knowledge

    Technology could prove a lifeline to support the handing down of Aboriginal knowledge to younger generations, according to the research of a PhD candidate.


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  • Matt Opie, UniSA Director: Defence

    UniSA appoints Matt Opie to steer defence industry engagement

    In a flagship ‘expert’ role created to steer engagement with the state’s burgeoning defence industry sector across research and education, the University of South Australia has appointed defence industry executive and former Army Officer, Matt Opie, as its new Director, Defence.


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    Raise your glass: the single-serve wine revolution

    Increasing the availability of wines-by-the-glass in restaurants could revolutionise Australia’s $8.7 billion wine industry, revitalising wine sales and creating new opportunities for premium and boutique wines.


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  • skeleton

    Obesity may be a factor for fractures

    Does body fat protect you against osteoporosis or make you more vulnerable to bone fractures? A new study by the University of South Australia hopes to shed light on this question.


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    Congratulations to Team UniSA-Australia, taking out the Winning Team Award in the 2017 Santos Tour Down Under. Great job guys.

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    Graduate’s great gift launches UniSA’s Pridham Hall

    Watch the full presentation here: https://youtu.be/pr3_6VrDBq8 The Pridham Foundation, which administers the philanthropic giving by the family of UniSA graduate Andrew Pridham, has presented a $5 million gift to the University of South Australia to support its new great hall, now under construction in the Adelaide CBD’s Hindley Street. Acknowledging this as the largest single private donation in the University’s 25-year history, UniSA Vice Chancellor Professor David Lloyd says the signature building, housing multipurpose sports and graduation venues, will be now be known as Pridham Hall. The importance of the Pridham philanthropic gift is being further recognised by the State Government, which will augment the donation with an additional $1 million to create two new perpetual scholarship programs. The two scholarships are the Elite Athlete Scholarship – supporting high-achieving sportspeople to attain their university education at UniSA - and the Goodes O’Loughlin UniSA GO Scholarship - recognising outstanding academic merit by high-achieving Aboriginal students seeking to study at the University in a range of programs and expanding the work of Adam Goodes’ and Mick O’Loughlin’s GO Foundation.

    Watch the full presentation here: https://youtu.be/pr3_6VrDBq8 The Pridham Foundation, which administers the philanthropic giving by the family of UniSA graduate Andrew Pridham, has presented a $5...

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