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Photo courtesy of Zoutedrop on Flickr.
23
Apr

Developing nations ride a motorcycle boom

Asia’s rapidly developing economies should prepare for a full-throttle increase in motorcycle numbers as average incomes increase, a new study from The Australian National University has found.

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23
Apr

Deregulation of student contributions

Vice-Chancellor Professor Ian Young and Chancellor Professor Gareth Evans have joined the debate about future university funding, calling for deregulation of student contributions so Australian universities can better compete with the best in the world.

Image courtesy Liz West on flickr
17
Apr

In memory

The ANU Community was deeply saddened by the death of three long-standing and valued employees in the past week.

sea level
17
Apr

Ancient sea-levels give new clues on ice ages

International researchers, led by ANU, have developed a new way to determine sea-level changes and deep-sea temperature variability over the past 5.3 million years.

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17
Apr

Raising money for Fiji

A group of 50 walkers from the medical and non-medical community, including a few enthusiastic pets, donned their best tropical outfits for the Fiji Village Project’s first fundraising event of the year, a 5km walk/run around the University campus, on Saturday 12 April.

Image courtesy edans on flickr
15
Apr

Scientists find new way to fight Malaria drug resistance

An anti-malarial treatment that lost its status as the leading weapon against the deadly disease could be given a new lease of life, with new research indicating it simply needs to be administered differently.

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15
Apr

The very big picture on climate change

Two ANU experts have made a significant contribution to the IPCC’s latest climate change report.

Professor Helen Ennis
11
Apr

Helen Ennis appointed Dobell Chair

Professor Helen Ennis has been appointed to the Sir William Dobell Chair of Art History in recognition of her work and excellence as an art scholar, writer and curator.

Rose O'Dea officiating her first AFL game.
09
Apr

From fish to footy as ANU meets AFL

The AFL’s newest goal umpire doubles as an ANU student – and she’s only the third woman to take on the challenge of umpiring.

Japanese flag. Photo courtesy mmphotography.it on flickr
08
Apr

It’s a deal

Japan has taken the first step towards addressing its own food security issues by striking a new trade deal with Australia, an ANU expert says.

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