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Meat beefs up men's sexual motivation: study

New research by Monash University shows the humble cut of red meat could help men achieve their dating goals.

Business

Experts available over the Festive season

Monash University has several experts available for comment on a range of topics relating to the festive season, politics and security; bushfires road safety, gambling and more.

University news

Mindfulness needed to help steer clear from driving dangers

Research conducted by Monash University has found that the more mindful the driver was the less likely they were to engage in dangerous and distracting behaviours on the road.

Research

Festive nostalgia leaves no scone unturned

Monash University researchers are attempting to understand how the combination of nostalgia and social interaction leads to poor food choices such as cake and sweets - especially during the Christmas season.

Business

World-first Christmas campaign gives children a reason to smile

A partnership between young children living with Muscular Dystrophy (MD) and a group engineers at Monash University has resulted in a world-first Christmas campaign – complete with 3D Christmas decorations.

Engineering & technology

Friday the 13th: why are we worried?

It's just another day, right? So why is there so much superstition surrounding it?

Lens

Refugee Week 2018: Asylum-seeking students in higher education in Australia

An initiative that gives refugee and asylum-seeking students easier access to university study has revealed some powerful stories.

Lens

A question of life and death: when the mind really matters

Professor David Kissane, AC, rose from humble beginnings as a GP in suburban Melbourne to become a leader in psycho-oncology and palliative care.

Lens