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Innovation to take flight at robotics comp

27-07-2015 Queensland's young innovators are being invited to showcase their ideas in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) through an international student flying robotics competition.

Robotronica: come and meet the future

25-07-2015 QUT has pulled together an all-star cast of world firsts in robotics for its popular Robotronica spectactular on August 23.

Eco robots – smart solutions to protect our environment

25-07-2015 QUT has developed a flotilla of robot boats that monitor the effects of major weather events and provide early warning on potential environmental disasters.

International forum showcases QUT biotech research

20-07-2015 QUT is leading new genetic research that aims to provide a food boost for livestock without relying on nutritional supplements.

New Horizons’ Pluto flyby no Mickey Mouse mission

14-07-2015 It's Earth's least-known neighbour but tomorrow's first-time flyby of Pluto will forever change how we view our galactic neighbourhood.

Next gen reach for sky at Indigenous winter school

13-07-2015 From astrophysics and the air force to iPads and a virtual reef ... Queensland teenagers have found inspiration for their future education and careers during a four-day winter school at QUT in Brisbane.

MEDIA ADVISORY: QUT astrophysicist can comment on Venus-Jupiter double act

29-06-2015 Is it a star? Is it a plane? No, it's a spectacular planetary convergence.

QUT Professor awarded Australian Laureate Fellowship

25-06-2015 A QUT project to help Australia thrive in the Big Data Era has been awarded $2.4 million in a prestigious round of research funding.

High school students learn biofuels trade as debate on biofuel mandate grows

23-06-2015 Building a strong and viable biofuels industry to support jobs for the future is the focus of a week-long challenge for some of Queensland's top science students.

Search for renewables inspires QUT’s Fulbright scholar

18-06-2015 Growing up surrounded by cane fields in north Queensland has had a lasting legacy on QUT's newest Fulbright scholar and research chemist, Dylan Cronin.


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