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.
When two ANU physicists created a tractor beam on water, science fiction fanatics across the world rejoiced.
A collaboration between three seemingly diverse areas of ANU took the world’s oldest opera into the digital age. NATASSJA HOOGSTAD HAY reports.
GEORGIA NIELSEN explores the birth of abstraction and uncovers the long-running relationship between music and colours at the recent Colour Music exhibition.
Since the first editions of ANU Reporter, the technology on campus has changed significantly.
Ever since Labor Prime Minister Gough Whitlam was dismissed from his position in November 1975, conspiracy theories have existed.
They may not look like much but these blurry flickers of light are the oldest stars ever observed by humans.
New technologies and the ever-increasing role of cyber warfare mean global arms control must evolve
The intriguing relationships between the US, China, Japan and Australia have been brought to the fore in recent months, as Professor Hugh White AO explains.
ANU School of Art alumnus John White, BVA ‘12 has dabbled in many different careers. In the 1980s he was an apprentice at the defunct Canberry Fair amusement park before moving to a Fyshwick business to cabinet-making.
NATASSJA HOOGSTAD HAY, BA (Hons) ‘08, BAsianStudies ‘08 looks at what’s behind Canberra’s cultural renaissance.
Hidden away in a non-descript building on campus is a stunning take on life in a by-gone age, as RICHARD FOX and KATE PRESTT uncover.
BELINDA CRANSTON surveys the complexities of a 50-year-old building called Coombs – a place where being lost can lead to discovery.