The University of Queensland was founded in 1909. The student body for graduate and undergraduate is more than 37,000. The UQ is a premier research center for molecular biology and biomedical research. UQ is noted for its high-tech emphasis and research centers devoted to various high level research in cancer, cells and technology. Environmental research is another accomplishment of UQ.
Humpback whales learn songs in segments – like the verses of a human song – and can remix them, a new study involving University of Queensland research has found.
Commercialised flight faster than five times the speed of sound has been brought one step closer, thanks to a successful experimental flight featuring University of Queensland knowhow.
A University of Queensland-led international study published today urges the UNESCO World Heritage Convention to better conserve wilderness areas within Natural World Heritage Sites.
Ice-free areas of Antarctica - home to more than 99 per cent of the continent's terrestrial plants and animals - could expand by more than 17,000km2 by the end of this century, a study published today in Nature reveals.
A diagnostic technique that can detect tiny molecules signalling the presence of cancer could be on the horizon.
Men often appear to have an advantage over women in the workplace, but that is not always the case in female-dominated industries.
Catch rates of east coast Spanish mackerel have declined by 70 per cent over the past 80 years.
University of Queensland researchers have partnered with global technology leader Lockheed Martin to develop next generation computers for aerospace applications.
Sixteenth century scientist Galileo Galilei threw two spheres of different mass from the top of the Leaning Tower of Pisa to establish a scientific principle.
What happens to a cane toad's internal chemistry when it has to shed its skin to replace worn out skin cells?