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Nuclear technology unlocks 50-million-year-old time capsules

A scientific analysis of fossilised tree resin has caused a rethink of Australia’s prehistoric ecosystem, and could pave the way to recovering more preserved palaeobiological artefacts from the time of dinosaurs or prehistoric mammals.

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Peninsula Student Accommodation

Monash University today announced the development of a 150-room residential complex on their Peninsula campus.

University news
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Suite of Monash papers shed light on decade-long stem cell mystery

A series of studies led by Monash University researcher Associate Professor Jose Polo have this week shed light on vital, yet previously unclear, aspects of cell reprogramming.

Medicine & health
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Monash journalism students win five Ossie Awards

Monash University journalism students have performed strongly in the 2017 Ossie Awards, winning five categories and three high commendations.

Arts & culture

Monash leads country in medical funding

Monash researchers tackling some of the country’s biggest health priorities including cancer, obesity, and superbugs have attracted a record $106 million in medical research funding from the Federal Government for 2017.

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Physics breakthrough a game changer for global healthcare with potential to reduce radiation from x-rays

An international study led by a Monash physicist could pave the way for radically reducing medical radiation dose from x-rays and CT scans.

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Monash future leader secures prestigious Schwarzman scholarship

Monash University Arts/Law student James Barklamb has been awarded a place in the prestigious Schwarzman Scholars program, one of the most competitive fellowships in the world.

Arts & culture
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Improving rail safety in Indonesia and Australia

Monash University researchers are developing computer models to improve rail safety and efficiency by predicting how railcars respond to different track conditions.

Engineering & technology