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Hot chocolate: Monash and Darrell Lea break the mould in block choc market

Monash University has worked alongside Darrell Lea to develop the company's first entry into Australia's block chocolate market.

Engineering & technology

Monash wins Australian Business Award for CRM Innovation

Monash University has won the ABA100 Award for CRM Innovation in The Australian Business Awards 2019.

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Metaphors be with you: what Reagan’s Star Wars tells us about Trump’s wall

President Trump’s proposed wall on the US-Mexico border is more symbol than substance – just like Reagan's Star Wars program.

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Language, citizenship and inclusion: exploding the 'monolingual myth'

It's time to recognise linguistic and cultural diversity as a creative engine of social participation and wellbeing.

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BrainPark

New neuroscience laboratory a playground for the brain

Innovative treatment approaches to compulsions and addictions are the focus of the new neuroscience research lab, BrainPark.

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$50m win for Australian technology targeting dengue and Zika

Two global charitable organisations have jointly awarded AUD$50 million (US$38m) to an Australian developed technology making major inroads in the global fight against dengue, Zika and chikungunya.

Medicine & health

What ants can teach us about collaboration

Ants aren't particularly clever, but they could teach us a thing or two about how to work together towards a common goal.

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The fight to keep it real: ABC cuts another blow to independent journalism

Further cuts to the ABC, suppression orders and anti-terror and surveillance laws are making it increasingly difficult for independent journalism to thrive.

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2018 federal budget: tax splash as Treasurer Scott Morrison shows us the money

Scott Morrison's 2018 federal budget is aimed at winning back middle Australia, with 10 million workers set to receive tax refunds worth up to $530.

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