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Early global greenhouse event gave rise to fire-adapted trees

Conifers that were living at the South Pole show an extreme adaptation to forest fires. Until now, the origin of this ability has been unknown from the fossil record.

Science
Eric and Paul

Monash researchers usher in new era of astronomy with the first detection of colliding neutron stars

A team of researchers at Monash University has taken part in the detection of gravitational waves from a pair of merging neutron stars. The result is likely to be remembered as one of the biggest astronomical discoveries of the 21st

Science

New manufacturing centre to boost medicines export

A new world-class medicines manufacturing centre in Melbourne will provide a major boost in the export of medicines manufactured in Victoria.

Medicine & health
monash

Partnership promotes new treatments for men’s reproductive health disorders

A visit to Monash University has highlighted how academic partnerships between countries can create innovation with global benefits.

Medicine & health

Parents want more life skills to be taught in school

Parents want teachers to do more when it comes to teaching their children about social and life skills inside the classroom, according to a new report.

Learning & teaching
david

Automated driving key to reducing serious road trauma injuries: study shows

Road trauma in Australia and New Zealand could be significantly reduced by the adoption of rapidly developing technologies that change the way drivers use vehicles, new research completed by MUARC has found.

Engineering & technology
award

Monash projects shortlisted for the Victoria Premier’s Design Awards

Two Monash University-led design projects have been shortlisted in the prestigious Victoria Premier’s Design Awards.

Arts & culture
joseph

Monash and Collinstar sign multi-million dollar agreement to develop blockchain cryptocurrency

Monash University and Collinstar Capital have signed a multi-million-dollar deal to develop the blockchain cryptocurrency Hcash in a move that hopes to establish Hcash as a virtual cryptocurrency exchange.

Engineering & technology