World Cities Day at Griffith

To celebrate World Cities Day 2020, an annual awareness day developed to promote global urbanization and sustainable urban development, we spoke to Griffith University’s expert in planning and urban policies, Professor Paul Burton.  …

Griffith Celebrates World Food Day

To celebrate World Food Day 2020, an annual awareness day for global food security, we spoke to Griffith University’s expert in local food resilience and contingency, Dr Kimberly Reis.   Dr Reis leads Griffith’s Local Food Resilience and Contingency project at the Cities Research Institute.  …

Future Careers in STEM

A panel discussion to explore the forces shaping the future of STEM Careers With the world rapidly adapting in response to the public health pandemic, the effects of globalisation are…

50 years of Mars exploration

What we have learned, what is still to be discovered During the last 5 decades, Mars has been visited by a number of satellites, landers and rovers. Together this fleet…

Hunt for a COVID 19 vaccine

The hunt for a COVID-19 vaccine is a worldwide scientific endeavour involving thousands of researchers from universities, research organisations, and drug research companies. Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery‘s (GRIDD) Professor Bernd…

Infrastructure critical to epidemic response

Infectious disease threats, epidemics and pandemics are inevitable in this modern world where international travel dissolves borders. In the past decade, we have witnessed this first hand. From avian influenza to…