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.
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.
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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.
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.
The very big picture on climate change
Two ANU experts have made a significant contribution to the IPCC’s latest climate change report.
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.
New tool for galactic archaeology
Reconstructing the history of our Galaxy has just become a whole lot easier, thanks to a team of international astronomers led by Dr Luca Casagrande from ANU.
Closing the gap in higher education
AIME (Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience) has officially been launched at ANU.
Easter egg hunting with a twist
The ANU organic garden’s next sustainable art project is Easter egg decorating and hunting – they even have their own chicken coop.