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News How energy access can power communities and create gender equality

How energy access can power communities and create gender equality

An international conference examining inclusive energy solutions, being held at the University of Melbourne, will look at how access to energy can help reduce poverty, improve social inclusion, including balancing gender equity.

Features The answers are blowing in the wind

The answers are blowing in the wind

A team of engineers led by Professor Ivan Marusic were the first in the world to predict and model the behaviour of boundary layer turbulence. Now they are trying to control it.

Events Graeme Clark Oration 2016: Science and Technology: New Frontiers for Helping People with Mental Illness

Graeme Clark Oration 2016: Science and Technology: New Frontiers for Helping People with Mental Illness

This 2016 Graeme Clark Oration will describe the recent advances in the science of mental illness and new frontiers in technology that give hope for reducing the suffering from serious mental illness.

Opinion Researchers may be motivated by impact but that is not enough to achieve it

Researchers may be motivated by impact but that is not enough to achieve it

Professor Thas Nirthalamas and Simon Wilkins discuss programs that are helping universities and industries to collaborate more closely for The Conversation.

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Graeme Clark Oration 2016: Science and Technology: New Frontiers for Helping People with Mental Illness
Events

Graeme Clark Oration 2016: Science and Technology: New Frontiers for Helping People with Mental Illness

This 2016 Graeme Clark Oration will describe the recent advances in the science of mental illness and new frontiers in technology that give hope for reducing the suffering from serious mental illness.

Honorary researcher leads cornea implant technology breakthrough
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Honorary researcher leads cornea implant technology breakthrough

A Melbourne research team has made an important breakthrough in the treatment of blindness, after successfully growing and implanting corneal cells.

Girton Grammar takes top honours in 2016 Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest
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Girton Grammar takes top honours in 2016 Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest

Girton Grammar has brought home the glory in this year’s Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest, with their creative contraption designed to water a plant.

Some places should be off limits for games such as Pokémon GO
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Some places should be off limits for games such as Pokémon GO

It is not just buildings of note, art, and murals that are transformed by Pokémon GO. Also included in the game are private homes, memorials, museums, gravestones and hospitals. Are there places that Pokémon GO should not go?

The Pokémon GO craze sees gamers hit the streets but it comes with a warning
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The Pokémon GO craze sees gamers hit the streets but it comes with a warning

Pokémon GO uses an augmented reality interface that overlays 3D digital content of the game onto a smartphone’s camera feed, allowing players to see their Pokémon as if they were in physical space.

CIS PhD candidate awarded Anita Borg Scholarship
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CIS PhD candidate awarded Anita Borg Scholarship

PhD candidate Yali Zhao, from the Department of Computing and Information Systems, has been awarded a Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship for the Asia Pacific.