TMS and the latest state of mind
Depression is one of several mental health conditions being successfully treated by transcranial magnetic stimulation.
Great research, when properly applied, can lead to lasting and positive change in the world.
Hear from leading experts and get a taste of our recent discoveries, but know that we’re not finished. On the contrary, our work has only just begun.
How to make our cities safer for women
Australia has guidelines for designing safe parks, but the stories of many women show these are not enough. We must involve women in co-designing these shared public spaces.
Dialling up a world of information
A collaboration with Oxfam is radically improving the lives of women in rural communities in Bangladesh through mobile phone technology.
From a leaky boat to the RAFT
San Thang fled Vietnam in 1979, encountering pirates on the way to Australia. Now, the chemistry innovator and his colleagues are being touted to win the Nobel Prize.
Food for thought
Understanding how our brain responds to good and bad food choices could help combat the world's obesity epidemic.
Changing lives among the urban poor
A five-year, Monash-led project RISE aims to bring clean water and sanitation to impoverished urban communities.
Deconstructing 'African gangs'
A moral panic and sensationalist media reporting demonstrates how rhetoric can promote fear and intolerance.
Sex, man flu and the water flea
There's a lot we can learn about ourselves from this tiny crustacean, including why men might well be more susceptible to the flu.
A prescription for prevention
HIV is no longer a death sentence, but the epidemic that has claimed nearly 40 million lives and ruined countless others isn’t over yet.
Championing change in STEMM
As a leader in her field, Associate Professor Dr Kate Hoy is determined to "pay it forward" to encourage women to pursue STEMM-related careers.
The hidden cost of disasters
Buildings can be replaced, but how do events such as devastating bushfires and floods affect our mental and financial resilience?