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Research sheds new light on how organisms use energy in a crowd

Monash scientists have uncovered new and surprising discoveries about how organisms can regulate energy use when their numbers increase.

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Debris from the 2011 tsunami carried hundreds of species across the Pacific Ocean

When a foreign species arrives in a new environment and spreads to cause some form of economic, health, or ecological harm, it’s called a biological invasion.

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World-first scientific discovery uncovered at a Melbourne beach

The popular Middle Park beach is under the international spotlight following a world-first study by Monash University chemists who have discovered how sand ‘holds its breath’.

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Stop the haze: protect our peat swamp forests

by Dr Catherine Yule The skies of Kuala Lumpur and Singapore are thick with the smell of destruction – burning peat. These unique forests occur almost exclusively in Malaysia and...