When a passion for science means business

A passion for the business side of science has helped John Rivers land his dream job, just weeks after finishing his PhD.

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From Mexico to Canberra and then Stockholm

PhD graduate Regina Vega Trejo will continue her research into inbreeding when she takes up her Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Stockholm

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From Canberra to Munich

Within two days of Josh Penalba submitting his PhD, the Biology graduate started working in a lab at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.

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RSB Portraits in National Portrait Gallery

Unusual portraits of RSB members Marilyn Ball and Jack Egerton are part of an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, entitled 'So Fine: Contemporary wo

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Study reveals how a mother always knows her chicks

A study led by ANU has discovered how a mother knows her chicks and can spot an imposter in her nest, even if it looks almost identical to her chicks.

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Professor Rana Munns receives 2018 Ralph Slatyer Medal

Professor Rana Munns, an eminent Australian plant scientist who works on increased crop production on dry or saline soils has been awarded the Ralph Slatyer Medal for outstanding biological research for 2018.

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Slatyer Medal presentation 2018 to Rana-Munn (right)

Research working to make wheat fungus a thing of the past

Researchers have a new understanding of the genetic makeup of a fungus that causes the disease Wheat Stripe Rust, one of the most destructive wheat diseases

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New strategy to make plants more resilient to climate change

Researchers from ANU have developed a seed-collection strategy to help make trees or even food crops more resilient to future climate change.

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News

10
Jul
2018
Within two days of Josh Penalba submitting his PhD, the Biology graduate...
10
Jul
2018
ANU PhD graduate Regina Vega Trejo hopes that her ongoing research into...
10
Jul
2018
A passion for the business side of science has helped John Rivers land his...
02
Jul
2018
Unusual portraits of RSB members Marilyn Ball and Jack Egerton are part of...
07
Jun
2018
A study led by ANU has discovered how a mother knows her chicks and can spot an...

Events

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Jul
2018
The need to feed and fuel a growing global population has led to increased...
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Jul
2018
Phylogenomics has revealed unexpected levels of disagreement among gene trees...
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Aug
2018
For most people, vision is the primary sensory modality, allowing us to...

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