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Fri, 10 Nov 2017
James Cook University is excited to be organizing the third annual Retro Inspired. It is a series of events clinging to the retro theme, an extended initiative by th...
Fri, 15 Sep 2017
James Cook University has been ranked in the top 250 of the world’s universities – the best such ranking the University has achieved....
Wed, 26 Jul 2017
Privacy professionals are the arbiters of trust in today’s data-driven global economy.  They help organizations manage rapidly evolving privacy threa...
Thu, 29 Jun 2017
New research by the State of the Tropics project reveals US $30 trillion needs to be spent in the Tropics by 2030 to provide sustainable infrastructure for the billi...

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Jellyfish – a survival guide to living in country full of bitey things with Professor Jamie Seymour
Ever been stung by a jellyfish – Jamie Seymore has – more than once

in large numbers. Entomologist and Toxinologist Professor Jamie Seymour from James Cook University talks about the science and behaviour of
Tue, 28 Nov 2017 19:55:49 +0100 -
Could Octopus DNA Reveal The Secrets Of West Antarctica’s Ice Sheet Collapse?
Ocean Leadership ~ (Click to enlarge) (Credit: Mark Ralston/Getty Images) There are a lot of scientific eyes on west Antarctica right...

find out using octopus DNA. Associate Prof Strugnell, of James Cook University in Townsville, Australia, describes an ingenious plan in a
Mon, 27 Nov 2017 20:55:41 +0100 -
Why ignore English as an economic resource?
By CRAIG ALAN VOLKER In this monthly discussion we will answer one question about language in PNG and beyond. This month we are looking at...

in New Ireland, an Adjunct Professor in The Cairns Institute, James Cook University, Queensland, and Jakob Fugger Visiting Professor at the
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 05:09:03 +0100 -
Trophy Hunting: 5 Essential Reads
The following is a roundup of previously published articles about Trophy Hunting… In November 2017 the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service...

as feral goats and estate-bred deer. In contrast, James Cook University historian Claire Brennan observes that Australia’s native saltwater
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:06:10 +0100 -
MPs visit university innovation centre site
FAR Northern Labor MPs Curtis Pitt and Craig Crawford have run their eyes over James Cook University’s Innovation...

world-class universities like JCU and be able to continue on and launch their own start-ups right here in Far North Queensland,” Mr Pitt
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:08:20 +0100 -