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No keys to this future: Millennials ditch cars for transit

Australian millennials are taking longer to get a driver's licence and using public transport more, new research by Monash University shows.

Engineering & technology

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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Thumbs down: Instagram hides 'like' button to combat validation culture

Instagram's trial in Canada to shift the focus of posts may have wider implications.

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Landmark clinical trial reports 33% prostate cancer survival benefit from novel hormone therapy

A landmark Australian-led clinical trial has shown that hormone therapy with a drug called enzalutamide can improve the survival of some men with advanced, hormone‐sensitive prostate cancer.

Law

Monash physicist receives top science recognition

Monash University physicist Professor Joanne Etheridge is one of 22 distinguished Australian scientists elected as new Fellows to the Academy.

Engineering & technology

Leading Australian railing research institute to collaborate with International Union of Railways

Monash University's Institute of Railway Technology has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the International Union of Railways to advance railway research and technological advancement.

Industry & partnerships

More than a stripe of paint needed to keep cyclists safe

On-road marked bicycle lanes are not the optimal solution to keeping cyclists safe, new research by Monash University has found.

Medicine & health

Monash achieves world gold standard for research excellence

Monash University’s research performance has been ranked above international standard in the latest round of the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) rankings, released today by the Australian Research Council (ARC).

University news
smart-homes

Designing future cities: using smart technology to put people first

The challenge of providing appropriate care to an ageing population means the rate of technological innovation needs to be stepped up and more smart homes created.

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