A new study involving ANU and international collaborators has found plants release more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere through respiration than expected.
A medical researcher from ANU has received a $1.225 million fellowship from the Sylvia and Charles Viertel Charitable Foundation.
Scientist have solved the mystery of how crested pigeons create an alarm without using their voice to prompt other birds to flee danger.
Major gaps in data are impeding the ability of Indigenous communities to gain a clear picture of their health and access to services.
ANU has played a leading role in the discovery of a new species of orangutan, the Tapanuli orangutan.
A new study led by ANU has helped explain how our snakes and lizards descended from creatures that have emigrated from Asia over the past 30 million years.
Australians could have longer careers and be healthier in later life if workplaces were more age-friendly and promoted healthy lifestyles to their employees.
The proportion of ‘staph’ infections resistant to antibiotics has increased in Australia since 2000, with most cases now occurring in the community.
A new study led by ANU has mapped priority areas around the world to protect thousands of mammal species.
From an early age, Professor Fred Chow wondered how plant science could be used to solve famine.
Dr Aude Fahrer's 'wake-up call' to the immune system could fight many types of cancer.
Smoking-related deaths among Indigenous Australians are likely to continue to rise over the next decade despite reductions in smoking over the past 20 years.