"It was a pretty hairy situation because someone called the cops, who I then had to show my ID to and explain why I had lied to the whalers."
When the world’s first computer was switched on, it ended a 50-year journey. It was a voyage into the unknown started by a mathematician who had no idea how to build the thing.
Either embarrass yourself in front of your friends or show everyone why you should be a professional singer.
Why would you be a stereotype? Textbooks are essential, booze has its role but why eat takeaway? Be healthy and thrifty; it is possible.
As the national university of Australia, ANU has built strong links around the world. As a student, you can benefit from this.
New ANU Vice-Chancellor Professor Brian Schmidt won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2011 and says it can be done in five steps.
Welcome to ANU, you've made a great choice coming here. We realise starting something new can be challenging, so having a guiding hand can make all the difference.
If you think vitamin tablets are just as good as real thing, think again. TEGAN DOLSTRA reports.
When it comes to punishing those who reveal state secrets, democratic governments are stretching the definition of 'national security' to mean whatever they want it to mean, reports BELINDA CRANSTON.
GEORGIA NIELSEN takes a look at hype surrounding polywater and the attention it received in the March 1970 edition of ANU Reporter.
Steel bashed into the shape of a cushion, weighed down by a steel box. An ‘apex’ traveling downwards. A set of stairs lying sideways on the floor.
Butterflies are pretty unassuming. They flit about, discreetly sipping nectar and quietly soaking up some sun. So who knew that they could be harbouring the blueprint for next-generation supercomputers or slow-release cancer drugs?
As passengers sit on an Air Canada plane in Vancouver, waiting to take off for Hong Kong, the in-flight entertainment system lights up and a video starts to play.
Amongst all the celebrations and excitement of Canberra's centenary celebrations in 2013, ANU missed its chance to celebrate the 100th birthday of one of our most iconic buildings – Old Canberra House.
For political and policy students, the Australian National Internships Program (ANIP) is an elite entry into the halls of power.
A broad education has taken Dr Charley Lineweaver from astrophysics to cancer research and everything in between. KATE PRESTT reports.
Deep within the University campus lies the records of some of Australia’s most important moments. RICHARD FOX discovers what lays hidden in the ANU Archives.
Engineering alumni Tom Wood, ME ’06 and Andrew Hermann, BComm ‘06, BE (Hons) ‘06 have are set to help the drought-ridden US west coast with their cutting-edge technology. AARON WALKER reports.
Historical instruments collected at the ANU School of Music are undergoing a transformation that will bring music from the past to life and inspire students. SIMON JENKINS reports.
In giving a voice to 20 exceptional Australian women, Timoshenko Aslanides, BEc ’76 brings to life an intriguing genre of poetry, as RICHARD FOX discovers.