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  • Oh deer
  • Fast, furious, roller derby
  • The fires in the sky
  • eSports is the new bomb

    eSports is the new bomb

    Ryan Ausden, Reporter

    May 17, 2018

    Over a matter of years, eSports has grown from a minor and ‘geeky’ event to partake in to an international industry that is rapidly evolving. Last weekend a gaming tournament named Intel Extreme Masters (IEM) was held in Sydney at Olympic Park for the game Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. All...

    Crowd at 2018 Sydney IEM

    ESL

  • Oh deer

    Oh deer

    Sasha Parissis, ECU Reporter

    May 17, 2018

    Would you eat a deer burger? Deer ravioli or a deer little sausage roll? These food items could be making their way onto the menus of your local cafes and restaurants, as wild deer have become a problem to the environment in rural Tasmania. According to a recent news article, Tasmania has had an increasingly large number of wild deer causing devastating impacts ...

    Wild deer

    Photo by Hashan/Pixabay

  • Fast, furious, roller derby

    Fast, furious, roller derby

    Venine Palm, ECU Reporter

    May 16, 2018

    When thinking about full-contact sports, our minds quite often drift to rugby, football, or martial arts. But one sport that should come to mind is roller derby. Roller derby is an entertaining sport where you can watch players race around on roller blades tackling each other. According to...

    Bloody Sundaes vs Mistresses of Mayhem.

    Photo by Matthew Boggs

  • The fires in the sky

    The fires in the sky

    Linton Price, Feature writer

    May 13, 2018

    Stars exploding is something we've seen in movies or read about in books countless times over, but how does something as massive as a actually explode? In late March Dr Gemma Anderson spoke at Astrofest, a yearly festival held at Curtin University, about the amazing field of transient astronomy: the...

    Beach camping under the stars. Green Head, Western Australia.

    Andrew Lang (CC BY-ND 2.0)

WA’s $8.8 billion health budget
Universities taking a stand

May 24, 2018

Universities across Australia have started to make changes around their campuses to protect students...

Fixing the Health Star Ratings

May 23, 2018

Health Star Rating (HSR) is a method of labelling food to help people make wise choices in  buying the...

ECU – Satisfaction Winner

May 23, 2018

Edith Cowan University has checked all the boxes to qualify as the nation's first place winner among...

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Review: Playboi Carti’s Die Lit
Deadpool 2 puts the comic in comic book

May 24, 2018

[SPOILER ALERT] This review of Deadpool 2 contains spoilers! If you're wondering if it's worth seeing...

Chasing a dream, finding a culture

May 24, 2018

Vicky Cheng is a young Chinese photographer, who came to Perth three years ago, and is now studying a...

What’s on this week

May 24, 2018

Winter is coming … which may be an incentive to sit on the couch and binge watch Game of Thrones for...

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Dolphins under threat
Turtles like local love

May 24, 2018

A recent study published by Flinders University, has revealed how an endangered turtle will not travel...

Long legs are a girl’s best friend

May 24, 2018

New research released by the University of Cambridge, suggests that women prefer men who have long legs. Scientists...

Hypertension: The biggest killer

May 24, 2018

High blood pressure is the biggest killer worldwide, accounting for more than 10 million deaths a year....

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Moths on the water
UniGames to UniSport Nationals

May 24, 2018

UniGames is an age old tradition at most Australian universities, where people go to compete, make friends...

ECU Jets running for a reason

May 20, 2018

The HBF Run for a Reason is returning to Perth for its eighth year and the ECU Jets Amateur Sports Club is...

eSports is the new bomb

May 17, 2018

Over a matter of years, eSports has grown from a minor and ‘geeky’ event to partake in to an international...

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Quality journalism by ECU students
Quality journalism by ECU students