In biological research, taxonomy – the classification of organisms into species and groups – is a core structural principle.
The Australian National Dictionary’s AMANDA LAUGESEN treks to the west to look at language used to describe Australia’s huge distances.
Emeritus Professor Stephen Kaneff established the field of solar energy research at ANU and was a world leader in the field, designing and building the world’s first commercial solar energy power station.
Professor Peter McGregor was instrumental in the success of the Mount Stromlo Observatory and he spent all but two years of his working life there. He died in March 2015 at the age of 59.
REBECCA BLACKBURN, GradDipRes&EnvMan (Hons) ‘99, BA ‘91, BSc ‘91 takes a look back at staff suggestions for saving energy around campus in the July 1982 edition of ANU Reporter.
The importance of putting the right policies and priorities in place to tackle Australia’s expanding horizon of national security risks.
I never believed in those advertisements or campaigns that always had some cliché slogan of, "Are you strong enough?" or "Can you overcome adversity?"
Challenges and uncertainty have been a daily occurrence in Myanmar for many decades. But recent political movements have created hope for the country’s people.
Take a few minutes with astrophysicist DR PAUL FRANCIS, from the ANU Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics.
In 1966, Tim Overall started an economics degree. In 1966, Tim Overall’s number was also called.
ANU alumni and high school educators WILL LUTWYCHE, BA ’12, and AMELIA GREEN, LLB ’14, B Asia-Pacific Studies ’14, discover teaching doesn’t always mean referring to text books.
The ANU campus may be green from its many trees but it’s becoming greener through energy conservation.
Undergraduate student RACHAEL STEVENS opens up about her struggles with anorexia and severe depression.
EMERITUS PROFESSOR JOHN WARHURST analyses the chopping and changing of governments at the federal and state levels.
After a job interview in 1999, JO FISCHETTI walked through the ANU Research School of Chemistry's administration area and locked eyes with NEIL BAYLEY, BInfTech '05.
Much media attention is being given to the rising toll of methamphetamine-related harm in Australia, fuelled by the increased availability and use of high purity crystalline methamphetamine (crystal meth or ice).
Natural disasters damage and destroy homes and land vital to people’s livelihoods, as well as killing owners and destroying land records.
Fifty years ago, Ernest Llewellyn had a dream to bring the grand musical conservatories of the US and Europe to Canberra. RICHARD FOX reports on the ever-evolving ANU School of Music.
Australian politics hit a tumultuous patch between 2010 and 2013. As Prime Minister Julia Gillard traversed the pitfalls of a minority government, MICHAEL COONEY, BA (Hons) ’96, MA ’01, was at the heart of the action.
Many millions of people throughout the world have illegally downloaded the fifth season of Game of Thrones. Legally speaking, what they have done is a violation of intellectual property rights, or ‘piracy’. But is it morally wrong?