Pets should be part of your bush fire survival plan too! If you've got a pet and live in the Blue Mountains, Lithgow, Penrith or Hawkesbury areas, here's your chance to help the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC with important research. Visit [ Ow.ly Link ]
Have you ever thought about how fast blood might be rushing around your body right now? In the aorta (the biggest artery that leaves the heart to distribute blood around the body), peak velocity is 66 cm/sec, which is roughly the speed of a fast-running river! (The average is 11 cm/sec)
As part of the Melbourne Metro Rail Authority Metro Tunnel project, a new underground station is being built on our doorstep. Got a burning question concerning the tunnel? Ask them tomorrow at City campus HE Welcome Day, from 11am Building 11 forecourt.