ANU Science On Location: Ningaloo Reef

Spectacular Ningaloo Reef is a World Heritage Site and the world's second largest fringing coral reef. Researchers from Chris Fulton's lab are revealing how seaweed acts as a critical nursery for many of Ningaloo’s baby fish.

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ANU Science on Location: Ningaloo Reef

Join the ANU team for University bioQuest, April 2018

This April discover life on and off campus with QuestaGame.

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New research looks to reduce side effects in commonly used drugs

New research from The Australian National University (ANU) has drilled down to the molecular level to find similarities across six pharmaceutical drugs used in pain relief, dentist anaesthetic, and treatment of epilepsy, in a bid to find a way to reduce unwanted side-effects.

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Graham Farquhar named 2018 Senior Australian of the Year

ANU congratulates distinguished scientist and ANU Professor Graham Farquhar AO for being named the 2018 Senior Australian of the Year.

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Students in the field - Field studies in functional ecology, in the Daintree rainforest

If you want to learn about plant and animal ecology properly, you need to be surrounded by it. And that’s exactly what this course does.

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Field Studies in Functional Ecology

Don't forget nitrogen, when looking at how plants capture CO2

Every time you breathe you are producing carbon dioxide and taking up oxygen from the atmosphere.

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Dr Florian Busch with his revamped photosynthesis model

Celebrating 50 years of biology at ANU

This December, the ANU Research School of Biology celebrates its 50th anniversary.

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50 years of Biology at ANU

We are celebrating 50 years of biology at ANU!

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The ANU Research School of Biology (RSB) carries out research in a wide range of biological and biomedical sciences. It also oversees the University's Biology curriculum, with a diverse offering of courses across both undergraduate and graduate degrees.

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News

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Mar
2018
Tom Wydrzynski was born in St Louis, Missouri, USA and graduated in 1969 with...
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Feb
2018
New research from The Australian National University (ANU) has drilled down to...
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Jan
2018
ANU congratulates distinguished scientist and ANU Professor Graham Farquhar AO...
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Jan
2018
If you want to learn about plant and animal ecology properly, you need to be...
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Dec
2017
Every time you breathe you are producing carbon dioxide and taking up oxygen...

Events

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Apr
2018
This April discover life on and off campus with QuestaGame. Join the CBA-...
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Apr
2018
Efficient monitoring and management of species biodiversity requires sensitive...
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Apr
2018
Discovered 50 years ago in Australia, C4 Photosynthesis is one of the most...
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Apr
2018
Abstract - The origin of land plants (embryophytes) was one of the most...
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May
2018
Medically, the effects of a treatment on among individual variation in health...

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