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Migraine sufferers needlessly enduring agonising pain

Hundreds of thousands of Australians are needlessly enduring days of agony because they don’t know how to prevent migraines, researchers have found.

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News | 21 May 2019

Groundbreaking genetic discovery shows why Lupus develops

The discovery is set to change our understanding of the causes of disease and potentially save lives.

News | 17 May 2019

Study finds Adelaide’s depression hot spots

Poorer, disconnected suburbs are more likely to have depression 'hot spots', according to a new study.

News | 14 May 2019

Having an STI could benefit male animals

Having a sexually transmitted infection and passing it on to a mate could benefit male animals.

Analysis and opinion | 14 May 2019

How do we go on?

Scientists can teach us how to exist in the face of existential dread.

News | 10 May 2019

The mothers of Science at ANU

This Mother’s Day we asked ten women from Science at ANU to share their experiences navigating parenthood and academia.

News | 9 May 2019

A lack of facial recognition leads to loneliness for people living with AMD

Research show that a lack of facial recognition is reducing quality of life and confidence for people with AMD.  

News | 6 May 2019

Active tectonics and society: Indonesian study tour

ANU research is providing the data to help make homes in Lombok more earthquake resilient.

News | 6 May 2019

ANU research to better prevent heart attacks and strokes in the ACT

The project will work with the ACT community to develop innovative on-the-ground ways to maximise health following a heart attack or stroke.

News | 24 Apr 2019

New type of silicon promises cheaper solar technology

An international research team led by ANU has made a new type of silicon that better uses sunlight and promises to cut the cost of solar technology.

Career story | 24 Apr 2019

How to succeed as a shirty scientist

Madison Hartill-Law is a master of science communication. Proven by her Master of Science Communication Outreach degree.