(Left to right) Dr Peter Peeling, Dr Tristan Clemons, Dr Brendan Kennedy

UWA home to outstanding young scientists

Three emerging UWA scientists from disciplines spanning Cancer treatments, Effects of Exercise and Nanotechnology have been recognised as the State's brightest young researchers in this year's prestigious Tall Poppy Awards.

Juvenile sea urchin

Female sea urchins hedge their bets in the mating game

Sleeping around pays off for females, according to an international team of evolutionary biologists.

Lectures full of brainy ideas

For its size, the brain needs more oxygen than any other organ in the body - but many factors can interrupt its oxygen supply.

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