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Sport - Computer Science - 22.10.2018
A numbers game
To most observers, a blistering, bruising basketball game is a contest of speed and athleticism. But to Dario Zarrabian and Nate Hollenberg, the sport is very much a numbers game.

Sport - Health - 12.10.2018
Joe Roth: A life that keeps on giving
Joe Roth: A life that keeps on giving
Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to print (Opens in new window) It's been 40 years since Jack Clark was in a huddle with Joe Roth,

Sport - 03.10.2018
UQ wins nine champion pennants at Nationals Div 1
UQ wins nine champion pennants at Nationals Div 1
The University of Queensland has claimed nine champion university pennants at the inaugural UniSport Nationals Div 1 event on the Gold Coast.

Sport - 24.09.2018
Sciences 2024: Athletes and scientists team up for the 2024 Olympic games
The project Sciences 2024 aims at helping high-level French sportspeople improve their performance for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, by providing them with research conducted by scientists and students from 11 top Grandes …coles and the CNRS.

Sport - 20.09.2018
What makes an educational video game work well?
What makes an educational video game work well?
MIT designers explain their philosophy in a new book, "Resonant Games." To succeed at "Lure of the Labyrinth," a video game created by designers in MIT's Education Arcade, players rescue pets from an underground lair inhabited by monsters.

Sport - 11.09.2018
UQ claims Uni 7s bronze in Canberra
UQ claims Uni 7s bronze in Canberra
The University of Queensland's Aon Uni 7s Series tournament winning streak has come to an end following a third placing in Round 2 in Canberra.

Sport - 06.09.2018
UQ expecting physical contest in Canberra
UQ expecting physical contest in Canberra
The University of Queensland will head into Round 2 of the Aon Uni 7s Series in Canberra this weekend (8-9 September) with a determination to build on its tournament winning streak.

Sport - 05.09.2018
Eighteen Under 18: Kids report on the hot-button issues in their lives, all the way to the UN
Eighteen Under 18: Kids report on the hot-button issues in their lives, all the way to the UN
What happens when children and teenagers lead research into the hot-button issues that affect their health, wellbeing and rights? Australia will find out this Friday when 18 junior research leaders present their findings to a panel of influential Australians in Melbourne, including the National Children's Commissioner Megan Mitchell.

Sport - 27.08.2018
Team UQ claims Uni 7s season opener
Team UQ claims Uni 7s season opener
The University of Queensland has continued its Aon Uni 7s Series dominance, claiming the opening round of the 2018 season in Hobart.

Sport - Computer Science - 07.08.2018
How a Computer Learns To Dribble: Practice, Practice, Practice
Basketball players need lots of practice before they master the dribble, and it turns out that's true for computer-animated players as well.

Sport - Mathematics - 24.07.2018
New video game teaches teens about electricity
A new video game, designed by researchers at the University of Cambridge, gives teenagers an understanding of electricity by solving a series of puzzles in a bid to encourage more of them to study engineering at university.

Life Sciences - Sport - 03.07.2018
Podcast: A biology prof on growing up gay in rural Minnesota
Podcast: A biology prof on growing up gay in rural Minnesota
Noah Whiteman, an associate professor in the Department of Integrative Biology at UC Berkeley, has always known how to survive.

Health - Sport - 28.06.2018
Sounds of moving objects change perceptions of body size
Sounds of moving objects change perceptions of body size
Sound and object motion can be used to change perceptions about body size, according to a new study by an international team involving UCL researchers.

Sport - Mechanical Engineering - 28.06.2018
New balls please
Wimbledon begins on 2 July. Over the course of the Championships some 2,500 tennis balls will be used.

Health - Sport - 27.06.2018
Jockey seeking answers pledges brain to science
Veteran jockey Dale Spriggs who is suffering the impacts of 20 or more concussions has pledged his brain to The Australian Sports Brain Bank run by the University of Sydney's Brain and Mind Centre and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital.

Sport - Research Management - 27.06.2018

Sport - Pedagogy - 25.06.2018
Rugby league players make it to the top
As New South Wales celebrates Origin victory it's likely some parents have hopes for their own children's sporting careers.

Sport - Life Sciences - 22.06.2018
University of Birmingham Sport and Fitness Club receives architectural award
Successful weight loss maintainers have different behavioural and physiological responses to food than people with obesity and their lean counterparts, according to new research by the University of Birmingham and the University of Amsterdam being presented today at the European Congress on Obesity in Austria.

Event - Sport - 18.06.2018

Sport - Computer Science - 11.06.2018
Building bridges on the Life Science Campus Freising-Weihenstephan
Building bridges on the Life Science Campus Freising-Weihenstephan
Research news How can success in soccer be measured? With the amount of positional data available in modern soccer, this question seems particularly interesting in the run-up to a World Cup.

Health - Sport - 04.06.2018
Yale football player, back for fifth reunion, headed for life in medicine
While playing football for Yale and simultaneously managing his Type 1 diabetes, Roy Collins IV '13 B.S. found his life's calling.