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Eight Monash academics nominated finalists in 2019 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes

Eight esteemed academics from Monash University are in the running for the Australian Museum Eureka Prizes - the nation's leading science awards.

Science
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Koos control: The man who made the Apollo 11 Moon landing possible

Ultimately, the most famous step in history may never have been taken if it wasn’t for a mission simulation 15 days earlier.

Lens
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The evolution of mothers and babies in our earliest ancestors

A new study reveals the lives of human ancestors who died millions of years ago.

Lens

New Spider Named After Fashion Icon Karl Lagerfeld

A jumping spider has been named after renowned designer Karl Lagerfeld, by a team including Monash University's Joseph Schubert.

Science

Monash: A Modern Global University Climbs in Rankings

Monash University was recognised in theAcademic Ranking of World Universities’ (ARWU) ShanghaiRanking's 2019 Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS) and the Times Higher Education Golden Age Rankings.

University news
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Monash research a class act in prestigious Nature Index

Monash University is one of the world's most elite research institutions according to the global rankings of the influential Nature Index.

Research

Burnout: Sleepless firefighters at risk of exhaustion and mental health conditions

Sleep disturbances and mental health challenges are putting half of America's firefighters at high risk of emotional fatigue and exhaustion.

Medicine & health

Change It. For Good. new Campaign Council Chair extends commitment in support of World Mosquito Program

Today, Monash University announces the future expansion of Monash University’s of the World Mosquito Program, a not-for-profit initiative that works to protect the global community from mosquito-borne diseases such as dengue, Zika,

University news

Monash University's Dr Hannah Kirk Named One of Australia's Top Five Science Scholars

Monash Psychology Researcher Dr Hannah Kirk has been named in the ABC’s Top Five early career researchers after a nationwide search.

University news