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New analysis yields improvements in a classic 3-D imaging technique
The first major image quality improvements in the history of a widely used century-old printing technique to transform 2-D images into 3-D have been enabled by research at Curtin University This is an anaglyph 3-D image of a joey used in research experiments at Curtin University enabling improvements in the widely used 2-D-to-3-D printing process.
Thu May 23, 2013
Lessons to be learnt from visit
Recently I had a trip to Australia to visit family in Sydney, and a family reunion in Perth, writes Frana Cardno in Southern Focus.
Aussies, Kiwis saw tornado shred Oklahoma
AS the atmospheric conditions brewed perfectly outside Oklahoma City earlier this week to create the monster killer tornado, Australians and New Zealanders from all walks of life watched nearby in fear and awe.
Accurate distance measurement resolves major astronomical mystery
Sometimes astronomy is like real estate -- what's important is location, location, and location.
Hazel Hawke, the ex-wife of former PM Bob, dies after dementia complications
Hazel Hawke, the ex-wife of former prime minister Bob Hawke, died today after complications of dementia at the age of 83.
A cluster of killings is likely to be an anomaly
Six suspicious deaths in WA in the space of a week may seem like Perth is heading the way of some Mexican or Brazilian cities but despite the astounding numbers the facts are the murder rate Australia-wide has been decreasing over the last 20 years.
The Pordland Mercury
LONERISM turned out to be a fitting title for Tame Impala's second record. Kevin Parker - the space cadet running the good ship Impala - recorded the entire album himself at his home studio in Perth, Australia, left to his own devices.
Wed May 22, 2013
14 suffer caustic burns at chicken store
Picture: Twitter, Peter Kapsanis, Channel 9 Eleven people treated for caustic soda burns after a worker mistook the cleaning agent for salt in a Bunbury Chicken Treat store.
Malaysian National News Agency
Aussie Woman Stopped From Falling For A Love Fraud
Police have stopped an Australian woman from boarding a plane to Africa to meet the online love scammer who swindled her of A$75,000. The 73-year-old Melbourne woman, identified only by her first name of Isabell, was about to get on a flight to Ghana on Wednesday when her daughter and a Western Australia fraud squad detective finally convinced her ... (more)
New York Daily News
Demi's new beau has a PEARL in his family jewels
Demi Moore 's latest yoga-teaching boy toy shockingly had a pearl inserted into his man parts as a teenager as part of a family tradition, Confidenti@l can exclusively reveal.
Tue May 21, 2013
Police seek man over Narrogin death
Police believe Kevin James Corbett is in Perth and may be able to assist in the investigation into the death of a woman in Narrogin on May 18.
WA crisis meeting on Aboriginal suicide
Robert Eggington is among indigenous leaders to meet with WA bureaucrats over rising suicide levels among the Noongah community.Picture: Richard Polden INDIGENOUS leaders in Western Australia are holding a crisis meeting with senior bureaucrats to discuss high suicide rates among the Nyoongah community.
WA teen exercise rates drop: academic
EXERCISE rates among high school children in Western Australia are declining to alarming levels, fuelling health concerns, an academic says.
Mon May 20, 2013
Swan says WA does ok for Commonwealth funding
Colin Barnett has warned his government could be forced to raise taxes if the state's share of the funding does not increase.
Gotyettes stand by their man
Australian singer-songwriter Wally De Backer's single 'Somebody That I Used To Know' wins big at this year's Billboard Music Awards.
Fri May 17, 2013
Liquefied Natural Gas Limited (LNG) - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Study Released
The company identifies and progress opportunities for the development of liquefied natural gas projects to facilitate the production and sale of LNG.
Recently released market study: Carnarvon Petroleum Limited (CVN) -...
Carnarvon Petroleum Limited is an oil and gas exploration and production company, based in Australia.
Rio Tinto's largest-ever 'red' diamond up for sale
Rio Tinto said Friday it was putting up for sale the biggest "red" diamond ever produced by its Australian mine amid an "explosion" in demand from Asia for the rare pink-hued stones.
Wed May 15, 2013
Is There a Stroke Belt in China and Why? [Original Contribution]
From the Department of Neurology, Jinling Hospital, Nanjing University School of Medicine, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, China ; School of Medicine and Pharmacology, The University of Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia ; and Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia .