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Monaco

Monash University guides Antarctic experts to deliver practical steps to protect biodiversity

Monash University, The Government of the Principality of Monaco, and the Centre Scientifique de Monaco have taken a major step forward in the biodiversity conservation of the Antarctic and Southern Ocean regions following a recent meeting of experts

Science
Antarctica

Monash University medical student joins Antarctica expedition to inspire environmental change

A desire to drive sustainable energy use, and love of solving challenging problems has won a Monash University student a prestigious Boston Consulting Group (BCG) scholarship. One of only two scholarships awarded annually in Australia and New Zealand

Medicine & health
Antarctica

Poor outlook for biodiversity in Antarctica: study finds

An international study led by Monash scientists has debunked the popular view that Antarctica and the Southern Ocean are in a much better environmental shape than the rest of the world.

Science
Professor Chown

Monash University Professor elected to head the influential Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)

Renowned biologist Professor Steven Chown has been elected President of the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) which facilitates internationally significant research in and about Antarctica and the Southern Ocean.

Science
Professor Chown

Monash University Professor elected to head the influential Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)

Renowned biologist Professor Steven Chown has been elected President of the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) which facilitates internationally significant research in and about Antarctica and the Southern Ocean.

Science
McMurdo Dry Valleys, Ross Sea Region, Antarctica. Image: S.L. Chown.

Antarctic conservation

Monash University is due to co-lead an important assessment of Antarctic conservation. At a three-day high-level meeting in Monaco in June, researchers from Monash will lead discussions to consider Antarctica's...

McMurdo Dry Valleys, Ross Sea Region, Antarctica. Image: S.L. Chown.

Antarctic conservation

Monash University is due to co-lead an important assessment of Antarctic conservation. At a three-day high-level meeting in Monaco in June, researchers from Monash will lead discussions to consider Antarctica's...

McMurdo Dry Valleys, Ross Sea Region, Antarctica. Image: S.L. Chown.

Enhanced international cooperation needed in Antarctica

Countries need to work together to ensure Antarctic research continues and key questions on the region are answered, researchers say. In an article published in Nature this week, 75 scientists...