Safeguarding small-scale farms in China

Government concern for the agricultural industry in China is seeing a push for big corporate farming despite smallholder farms remaining viable.

Promoting healthy biomes in China’s rice supply

Human disturbances are endangering microbial species crucial in the role of food production in China, writes Rebecca Borg.

New La Trobe cyber security collaboration with India

A new collaboration with India is aving the way to a safer cyberspace after acquiring a grant from the Australian government, writes Rebecca Borg

Shaping an eco-friendly sports culture

A bidirectional relationship between sport and nature is paving the way to a more sustainable world, writes Rebecca Borg

Seeking health advice using Voice Assistant apps

Patients are resorting to artificial intelligence to seek medical advice and it could be affecting their health, writes Rebecca Borg

Super-resolution microscopy in detecting DNA double strand breaks

New high-resolution microscopic technology has enabled researchers to make ground breaking discoveries about the role proteins have in homologous recombination, writes Rebecca Borg

Contraception in Rohingya refugee camps

The call to educate more Rohingya men and women on sexual and reproductive health in Rohingya refugee camps, writes Rebecca Borg

Fish microbial communities in the Amazon River Basin

New research reveals that fish skin and gut microbiomes respond differently to species and habitat-specific factors

La Trobe’s global impact recognised

La Trobe is ranked fourth in the world for impact

Social justice in Japan’s education system

Schooling in Japan has become more inclusive due to the incorporation of diversity in teaching, writes Rebecca Borg

Health information systems and China's COVID-19 response

Digital databases used to collect important health information are crucial in China's fight against infectious diseases, but such systems don’t exist without flaws

Exploring Buddhist tourism across Asia

Buddhist sites hold great potential for tourism in Asia, but need to be managed sustainably.

The impact of trade agreements on public health

Existing trade agreements will be crucial to the distribution of a cure for COVID-19, writes Shazma Gaffoor.

What influences our eating decisions?

A global study has examined the details of modern vs traditional eating

Oppressed vs Endangered Languages

The discourse around endangerment linguistics need to be challenged to accurately communicate the oppression occurring, writes Rebecca Connell.

Middle Bronze Age burials in Cyprus

Finds from Middle Bronze Age burials on the north coast of Cyprus were excavated a century ago, but we are only now understanding what they contained, writes Shazma Gaffoor.

Refugee integration success – the United Kingdom’s post-war legacy

The Kindertransport effort, which bought refugee children to the UK during World War Two, is an example of the positive contribution refugees can make to their host society, writes Rebecca Connell.

Employability experiences of Chinese graduates from Australia in China

Chinese students express a greater desire to return to home after studies, and new challenges.

Australian scientists lead the way in future proofing the dairy industry

Dairy farmers are benefiting in herd improvement thanks to vital genetic research, writes Rebecca Connell.

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