ANU scientist Graham Farquhar first Australian to win Kyoto Prize

ANU congratulates distinguished scientist Graham Farquhar AO, who has become the first Australian to win a Kyoto Prize - the most prestigious international award for fields not traditionally honoured with a Nobel Prize.

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ANU scientist Graham Farquhar first Australian to win Kyoto Prize

ANU Parasitologists celebrate new international graduate school

Parasitologists at RSB, JCSMR and the Centre for Advanced Microscopy are celebrating a new dual PhD program that pairs ANU with Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany.

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Susanne von Caemmerer elected fellow of the Royal Society

Plant scientist Professor Susanne von Caemmerer has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in the UK, the longest standing scientific academy in the world.

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Unlikely pair of plants named after stars of movie 'Twins'

ANU biologists have named an unlikely pair of plants after Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito, the stars of the 1988 movie Twins.

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Unlikely pair of plants named after stars of movie 'Twins'

Sweet as Raspberry Pi: new sensor technology for easier, cheaper ecosystem surveillance

Perched 30m above the Daintree Rainforest, Australia’s latest piece of high-tech environmental surveillance kit is keeping watch.

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Study reveals mass extinction event 35 million years ago

Biologists at The Australian National University (ANU) have found the first evidence of mass extinction of Australian animals caused by a dramatic drop in global temperatures 35 million years ago.

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Study reveals mass extinction event 35 million years ago

Form follows function - or does it?

Form follows function, we are taught, but does it really?

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News

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Jun
2017
The Australian National University (ANU) congratulates distinguished scientist...
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May
2017
Parasitologists at RSB, JCSMR and the Centre for Advanced Microscopy are...
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May
2017
Plant scientist Professor Susanne von Caemmerer from The Australian National...
02
May
2017
ANU biologists have named an unlikely pair of plants after Arnold ...
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Apr
2017
Perched 30m above the Daintree Rainforest, Australia’s latest piece of...

Events

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Jun
2017
The phylum Apicomplexa is named for its specialized apical features, which...
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Jul
2017
A “Multi-Omics” Study of Metabolic Syndrome Disorders Using SONAR,...
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Aug
2017
Plate tectonics has controlled the configuration of continents over billions of...
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Sep
2017
A collections meeting with a difference. In collaboration with CSIRO...

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