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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

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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.

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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.

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The Olsen Valley on South Georgia, one of the islands to be visited by the Antarctic circumnavigation Expedition. Image: Steven L. Chown, Monash University.

Monash to lead extraordinary new Antarctic biodiversity expedition

Monash University will lead the terrestrial biodiversity component of a major new expedition to better understand Antarctic ecosystems, it was announced today. Using powerful new genetic and computational approaches the...

The Olsen Valley on South Georgia, one of the islands to be visited by the Antarctic circumnavigation Expedition. Image: Steven L. Chown, Monash University.

Monash to lead extraordinary new Antarctic biodiversity expedition

Monash University will lead the terrestrial biodiversity component of a major new expedition to better understand Antarctic ecosystems, it was announced today. Using powerful new genetic and computational approaches the...

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...

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...

Professor Steven Chown

Science body salutes Antarctic researcher

Monash University Professor Steven Chown has been awarded the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research’s (SCAR) 2014 Medal for Excellence in Antarctic Research. SCAR, an inter-disciplinary international science body, initiates, develops...