Glider poking head from tree hollow

Where's all the hype for the greater glider?

This incredible fluff-ball will steal your heart.

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Take a look inside the ANU MakerSpace

Your creativity is the limit at ANU MakerSpace. Take a look at the resources available for people to experiment, investigate, prototype and solve problems. 

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Research

A woman scientist looking at a petri dish

Not content with the challenging conditions for crop production here on Earth, Associate Professor Caitlin Byrt is lending her expertise to an ambitious space mission to grow plants on the moon.

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Research projects

This repository shows a sample of science, health and medicine research at ANU. Visit our research school websites for more detail.

Mega Ampere Spherical Tokamak (MAST) in Oxfordshier, UK
Wed, 07 Dec 2022

Our society faces the grand challenge of providing sustainable, secure and affordable means of generating energy, while trying to reduce carbon dioxide emissions to net zero around 2050. Fusion power is one part of the solution that is getting more attention.

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Huntsman spider
Mon, 28 Nov 2022

While most spiders are creatures of solitude, a study involving researchers from ANU has found some species have become more gregarious.  

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Houses on a flooded street
Thu, 24 Nov 2022

Climate change is driving a worldwide increase in extreme events. The latest State of the Climate report confirms the risks of disasters are rising in Australia.

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Clouds and sunshine
Mon, Feb 6 2023, 3pm

ANU Climate Update 2023 will present an overview of how our climate is changing and how we are responding to these changes in Australia and around the world.

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