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Research uses heat to predict species most threatened by climate change

The question is at the centre of research by a Monash University biologist Dr Vanessa Kellermann, who examines heat resistance – or ‘thermal history’ - to determine which species will suffer more as a result of climate change.

Monash researchers uncover new Gravitational Waves characteristics

Monash researchers have identified a new concept – ‘orphan memory’ - which changes the current thinking around gravitational waves.

Space "archaeologist" at Monash digs for the origin of cosmic explosions

Dr Tyrone Woods, a research fellow in the School of Physics and Astronomy at Monash University will be travelling to Canada this week to speak at a prestigious conference focusing on new frontiers in astrophysics.

Two Faculty of Science academics elected as fellows to the Australian Academy of Science

The Australian Academy of Science has elected an internationally renowned Mathematician and a world-leading Chemist from Monash Science as Fellows to the Academy.

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Unborn rays traumatised when their mothers are captured: world-first study finds

The stress of unintentional fishing capture has a detrimental impact not only on pregnant rays, but also their unborn offspring, research that is the first of its kind in the world has found.

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