Tas

  • Acid oceans and a symphony
    Posted in: 2014, Tas

    The oceans around East Antarctica are becoming acidic at a faster rate than expected, and could become toxic to some forms of marine life in the next 15 years. The findings are the result of research led by Nick Roden at the University of Tasmania and CSIRO, following a building on a twenty year program […]

  • Monitoring drugs at home, not the hospital
    Posted in: 2013, Tas

    A tiny Tasmanian invention that could make personalized medication easy and affordable. Millions of people should have their blood tested each day to check the level of prescription drug in their blood. Some drugs are only effective within a very narrow range. Too little and the drug is ineffective, too much and the drug could […]