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Why is it cheaper to send goods to New York than to Sydney?
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Why is it cheaper to send goods to New York than to Sydney?

Associate Professor of Transport Engineering Russell Thompson explains why shipping can be more expensive domestically than internationally.

New technologies to quench a thirsty world
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New technologies to quench a thirsty world

Pioneering engineering technologies mean farmers can use water more efficiently, helping address global water shortages and produce more food.

Shampoo and conditioner – it’s all froth and bubble
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Shampoo and conditioner – it’s all froth and bubble

When it comes to shampoo, we’re spoilt for choice. But what are we really buying to clean our hair?

Alumni in Conversation: Alison Coutts
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Alumni in Conversation: Alison Coutts

Graduating in 1977 as the first female with a degree in chemical engineering from the University of Melbourne, Alison Coutts’ impressive career has spanned four continents and covered a breadth of experience including management of multinational oil and gas projects, strategy consulting, investment banking and the commercialisation of technology We […]

Melbourne Accelerator Program named top Australian startup incubator
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Melbourne Accelerator Program named top Australian startup incubator

The University of Melbourne’s Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) has been ranked number 1 in Australia and number 8 worldwide by the UBI Index, a Swedish Research Initiative comparing business incubators worldwide.

How to do 3000 years of research in one year
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How to do 3000 years of research in one year

Aircraft engine expert and mechanical engineer Professor Richard Sandberg, in collaboration with General Electric, will use some of the world’s fastest computers to complete 3000 years of research in a single year and advance engineering design for greener and cleaner air travel.