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Saving Cavendish: QUT grows world-first Panama disease-resistant bananas

15-11-2017 QUT researchers have developed and grown modified Cavendish bananas resistant to the devastating soil-borne fungus Fusarium wilt tropical race 4 (TR4), also known as Panama disease.

QUT News & Events Wrap – November 13 edition

13-11-2017 Welcome to QUT’s weekly round-up of news and events.  For regular updates, follow us on Twitter (@QUTmedia) and Facebook (@QUTBrisbane).  To subscribe to this wrap, please email media@qut.edu.au.

QUT News & Events Wrap – November 6 edition

06-11-2017 Welcome to QUT’s weekly round-up of news and events.  For regular updates, follow us on Twitter (@QUTmedia) and Facebook (@QUTBrisbane).  To subscribe to this wrap, please email media@qut.edu.au.

Saving seagrasses from dredging - new research finds solutions

03-11-2017 Timing of dredging is the key to helping preserve one of the world's most productive and important ecosystems - seagrass meadows.

QUT News & Events Wrap – October 30 edition

30-10-2017 Welcome to QUT's weekly round-up of news and events.  For regular updates, follow us on Twitter (@QUTmedia) and Facebook (@QUTBrisbane).  To subscribe to this wrap, please email media@qut.edu.au.

QUT helps householders hunt energy vampires

24-10-2017 A thermal science project in Townsville led by QUT sustainable energy expert Dr Wendy Miller will recruit ‘superheroes’ to track down energy vampires preying on their homes and driving up power bills.

QUT News & Events Wrap - October 23 edition

23-10-2017 Welcome to QUT's weekly round-up of news and events.  For regular updates, follow us on Twitter (@QUTmedia) and Facebook (@QUTBrisbane).  To subscribe to this wrap, please email media@qut.edu.au.

Biofuels revolution will help power Queensland economy

18-10-2017 The man who helped power US Navy ships with alternative fuels made from beef fat is touring Queensland this week along with QUT experts to help push the state’s burgeoning biofuels industry.

Machines must think like humans to build trust

17-10-2017 If humans are to ever fully trust driverless cars to make decisions for them, these autonomous systems need to be able to understand how humans problem-solve in ways that sometimes defies machine logic.

QUT bluebox Challenge: Popgun’s ALICE hits the top note

12-10-2017 The team building ALICE, an artificial intelligence that can play and compose music, have won QUT's own Shark Tank business pitch showcase for graduates, students and staff, the QUT bluebox Challenge.

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