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Animals tracked with tiny tags summon their own drones – tech – 09 October 2013 – New Scientist

Miniature GPS tags create a network between themselves and deliver data payloads through that network to drones. Animals tracked with tiny tags summon their own drones – tech – 09 October 2013 – New Scientist.

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This Bird Can Stay in Flight for Six Months Straight | Surprising Science

This Bird Can Stay in Flight for Six Months Straight | Surprising Science.

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Crocodile tagging field trip

In August 2012 Dr Hamish Campbell and Dr Ross Dwyer joined the Australia Zoo and the Irwin’s in a field trip to the Wenlock River near Weipa to tag and track crocodiles.  The above photo shows Ross (OzTrack Scientific Data … Continue reading

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eResearch Australasia 2012

The eResearch Australasia conference (Sydney, 28 Oct – 2 Nov 2012) has concluded for another year, providing a snapshot of the excellent and varied eResearch initiatives underway in our region. The theme for the conference was “empowering eResearch” – how information … Continue reading

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OzTrack attracts attention at UQ ITEE Innovation Showcase

The UQ School of ITEE hosted an Innovation Showcase on Tuesday 30th October 2012 from 4 PM to 6 PM to present and demonstrate research, thesis and undergraduate project work. Invited to this event were people from industry, local school teachers and some school … Continue reading

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OzTrack in UQ News

The University of Queensland has published an article on OzTrack in “UQ News” on-line. You can read it here or follow the link: http://www.uq.edu.au/news/index.html?article=25184 Project Manager – Wilfred Brimblecombe

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Data cleansing in OzTrack

One of the aims of OzTrack – in addition to supporting analysis and visualisation – is to provide tools for improved management of animal tracking data. As part of this, we are currently developing a feature for data cleansing, where … Continue reading

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