MAPPING THE GREAT BARRIER REEF

GEODATE Volume 34, Issue 4, 2021 GEODATE Volume 34, Issue 4, 2021 MAPPING THE GREAT BARRIER REEF Dr Karen Joyce, Senior Lecturer, James Cook University Why map the Great Barrier Reef? The Great Barrier Reef (GBR) Marine Park covers an area of 344,400 km2, which is larger than the states of Tasmania and Victoria combined! […]

URBAN GARDENS AND FARMS

NUTRIDATE Volume 32, Issue 4, 2021 NUTRIDATE Volume 32, Issue 4, 2021 Urban gardens and farms By Manuela Callari PhD, Science Writer In Düsseldorf, a city in the west of Germany crossed by the Rhine river, the council has installed a floating park in the Marina made of recycled plastic. Each block has different layers […]

DIET AND IMMUNITY: WHAT SHOULD WE EAT TO STAY HEALTHY?

NUTRIDATE Volume 32, Issue 4, 2021 NUTRIDATE Volume 32, Issue 4, 2021 Diet and immunity: What should we eat to stay healthy? Associate Professor Laurence Macia Nutritional Immunometabolism Laboratory Head, University of Sydney Introduction Our lifestyle has dramatically changed over the last hundred years compared to the way our great grandparents lived, particularly in western […]

GETTING PUMPED ABOUT EXERCISE AND THE HEART

HEALTH & PE Volume 5, Issue 4, 2021 HEALTH & PE Volume 5, Issue 4, July 2021 GETTING PUMPED ABOUT EXERCISE AND THE HEART Dr Angela Spence, Senior Lecturer in Exercise Physiology, Deakin University The heart is the primary organ responsible for ensuring that enough oxygen and nutrient-rich blood can be circulated around the body […]