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World-first secure blockchain with good reputation

Monash University researchers are part of an international team that has developed a world-first blockchain system that can successfully defend malicious activity by attackers.

Engineering & technology

Science and engineering child's play, but vital for Australia's future

Professor Marilyn Fleer will lead Australia's largest study into play-based education, designed to develop the next generation of STEM minds.

Learning & teaching

Bateman trumps class field to win the MPC Student Journalist of the Year

Monash University journalism student Peter Bateman has trumped a class field of entrants to win the Melbourne Press Club’s 2018 Student Journalist of the Year award.

University news
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Fearless Girl should provide the spark to inspire more female engineers

The message of empowerment and equality needs to be widely embraced in the engineering profession.

Lens

Monash among top global performers in subject rankings

Monash has ranked in the top ten per cent of universities globally for subject-specific performance, in the QS World University Rankings by Subject released today.

University news
Monash University news

Outstanding Monash academics honoured with major awards

Professor Alistair Thomson and Dr Simone Gibson have been recognised with Australia's most prestigious teaching honours.

University news
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Death knell: taking a stand to abolish capital punishment

A new institute is leading the push to eliminate the 'faulty' justice of the death penalty.

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Preventing a stroke epidemic in low to middle-income countries

Action is needed to reduce the alarming rise in the incidence of stroke in low to middle-income countries.

Lens

Rainfall and temperature predict bird colouration, study finds

An international study led by a Monash University ornithologist has found variation in rainfall and temperature can affect the colours of birds.

Science