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As part of an effective early warning system to diminish the potential of major tsunami,the Bureau of Meteorology(BOM)uses a series of deep ocean tsunami detection buoys to confirm the existence of the many tsunami generated by undersea earthquakes.detection_buoys_img_1







Published in Fisheries & Water

ALTHOUGH genetically modified canola can now be grown in Western Australia, it still needs to be carefully managed according Curtin researchers James Fisher and Peter Tozer.canola_copy_copy


Published in Health & Medicine

A UNIQUE CSIRO project is using Western Australian supercomputers to advance coal mining on an international scale for both the industry and the environment.coal

Published in Industry & Resources

ABORIGINAL astronomy offers a way for scientists to better understand the depth and richness of one of the world’s oldest stargazing cultures, according to CSIRO astrophysicist Ray Norris.indigart