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New Spider Named After Fashion Icon Karl Lagerfeld

A jumping spider has been named after renowned designer Karl Lagerfeld, by a team including Monash University's Joseph Schubert.

Science

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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Monash research a class act in prestigious Nature Index

Monash University is one of the world's most elite research institutions according to the global rankings of the influential Nature Index.

Research

Burnout: Sleepless firefighters at risk of exhaustion and mental health conditions

Sleep disturbances and mental health challenges are putting half of America's firefighters at high risk of emotional fatigue and exhaustion.

Medicine & health

Change It. For Good. new Campaign Council Chair extends commitment in support of World Mosquito Program

Today, Monash University announces the future expansion of Monash University’s of the World Mosquito Program, a not-for-profit initiative that works to protect the global community from mosquito-borne diseases such as dengue, Zika,

University news

Monash University's Dr Hannah Kirk Named One of Australia's Top Five Science Scholars

Monash Psychology Researcher Dr Hannah Kirk has been named in the ABC’s Top Five early career researchers after a nationwide search.

University news

Earth to Mars: Monash team takes on world's best in rover challenge

Monash University's Nova Rover team will take on the world's best as the only Australian team at the 2019 University Rover Challenge in Utah, USA.

Engineering & technology

Trippy tech explores brain power under LSD

Monash University researchers have used computer technology to explore how the brain processes information when under the influence of LSD.

Science
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Busting the gender stereotype of what a scientist 'looks like'

Times have changed, but the gendered stereotype that scientists are predominantly serious, professional, white men is one that persists.

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