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Australian researchers record world's fastest internet speed from a single optical chip

Researchers from Monash, Swinburne and RMIT universities have successfully tested and recorded Australia's fastest internet data speed, and that of the world, from a single optical chip - capable of downloading 1000 high definition movies in a split...
22-May-2020 4:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Espresso yourself: Coffee thoughts leave a latte on the mind

But what if coffee aficionados could get the same effects from their morning latte by simply responding to cues that make them think of coffee - including the smells, sights and sounds?
17-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Traffic Fatalities on a High After Cannabis Legalisation

Legalising the sale of cannabis for recreational use can lead to a short-term increase in traffic fatalities in legalising states and their neighbouring jurisdictions, new research suggests.
31-Jan-2019 7:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Teaching human cells to clean house to delay aging and fight neurodegeneration

Monash researchers have unlocked a key process in all human cells that contributes to diseases like cancer and neurodegenerative diseases as well as ageing. The discovery reveals how cells efficiently get rid of cellular junk, which when it...
25-Jan-2019 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Heatwave Deaths Will Rise Steadily by 2080 as Globe Warms Up

If people cannot adapt to future climate temperatures, deaths caused by severe heatwaves will increase dramatically in tropical and subtropical regions, followed closely by Australia, Europe and the United States, a global new Monash–led study...
30-Jul-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Australia Led Global Push to Tackle PCOS -- the Principal Cause of Infertility in Women

Australian led global guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of the primary cause of infertility in women will be published simultaneously in three international journals, supported by a suite of health professional and patient resources to...
20-Jul-2018 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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World-First Program to Stop Hacking by Supercomputers

IT experts at Monash University have devised the world’s leading post-quantum secure privacy-preserving algorithm – so powerful it can thwart attacks from supercomputers of the future.
19-Jul-2018 7:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Monash Study Jumps Fare Evasion Barriers

Faulty ticket machines, overcrowding on trains and trams, and travelling short distances are just some of the reasons used by public transport fare evaders to rationalise their behaviour, according to Monash University researchers.
17-Jul-2018 7:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Monash University is the largest university in Australia, ranked in the world’s top 100 and a member of the prestigious Group of Eight. We're named after Sir John Monash, and fuelled by his desire for our students to leave here with a greater sense of purpose, and the skills and confidence to create positive change.

In under 60 years, we’ve grown from a single campus into an education and research powerhouse with a presence on four continents, committed to the challenges of the age.

Our work is making an impact all over the world, from bringing clean water to villages in Africa to creating new life-saving medicines. With four Australian campuses, one in Malaysia, and over 100 international partners, we’re making a difference on a global scale.

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