Episode 4: Swipe Right For Slavery
Approximately 40 million people worldwide are enslaved in some way. And if you believe your hands are clean, you’re wrong. Listen to the latest podcast.
Not so fast, BoJo
Negotiating a trade deal within 12 months is wishful thinking on the British PM's part.
Greening the Big Apple
As COO of New York’s Green Bank, Caroline Angoorly is helping the city achieve its 100 per cent renewable electricity grid.
Fighting back against a few bad apples
In Australia, almost 65 per cent of franchisee complaints were about 10 franchise brands.
Cyberflashing: age-old harassment in new clothes
Largely enabled by Apple's AirDrop technology, digital flashing is far from 'playful', and unquestionably image-based abuse.
The rise of the the 'teacher-influencer'
Social media is increasingly playing a role in teachers' professional lives – but there are downsides.
Shining a light on PCOS
It affects about one in seven women of childbearing age, yet there are no public health campaigns or celebrities raising it as an issue.
A higher state of consciousness
An interdisciplinary project aims to unlock one of the world's greatest mysteries, and potentially advance our understanding of machine learning.
Joanne Lao’s marketing degree propelled her into one of the world’s biggest global advertising groups, where she’s chief executive of Greater China operations.
Duty of care empowered by a beautiful idea
Everything about the development of CareMonkey shows that a desire to do good can inspire entrepreneurs with the next big idea. Monash Life speaks with CareMonkey's inventor, Troy Westley.
Waste not, want not
We love our food, but waste an extraordinary amount of it. Now, research is looking at how repurposing this waste food biomass can be turned into profit.
Straight to the heart
Although the “normal” heart rate is anywhere between 60 to 100 beats per minute, there’s increasing evidence a rate at the lower end of the spectrum is better for you.
The art of healing
Medicinal plants were used by Aboriginal Australians to help treat conditions including rheumatism and indigestion, to strengthening the immune system.
How China became a leader in IP
China's intellectual property success grew through the government's requirement of foreign businesses to partner with local firms and transfer skills.
Food for thought
Understanding how our brain responds to good and bad food choices could help combat the world's obesity epidemic.
Plea to preserve Melbourne's Federation Square
Apple store would be one step down a slippery slope, from civic square to shopping mall.
One bad Apple?
Granting the technology giant access to Federation Square is a shortsighted move that will have long-term negative implications for Melbourne.
Pokies ban would help Tasmania's gamblers
Disadvantage predicts the extent of poker machine losses far more in the Apple Isle than in other Australian states and territories.
A gift for unveiling the universe
The telescope you've been given for Christmas is great for sightseeing in the night sky, as well as bringing out your inner astrophysicist.
Alice De Jonge
Law and Tax Expert
Medical doctor, Phd candidate in cardiology
Professor (Research), Turner Institute For the Brain and Mental Health
Associate Professor, Criminology, School of Social Sciences
Adjunct Research Fellow, School of Biological Sciences
Criminologist, PhD Candidate
Head of Gambling and Social Determinants
Graeme Davison AO
Emeritus Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor
Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
ARC Future Fellow, School of Physics and Astronomy
Associate Professor, School of Physics and Astronomy
Associate Professor, Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Turner Institute for Brain and Mental Health
Professor, Faculty of Education
Jean Monnet Chair in Politics and Economics, Monash University
Senior Lecturer and Research Fellow, Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation
Associate Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Senior Lecturer, Department of Marketing
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering
Associate Professor, Physiology Biomedicine Discovery Institute
Professor, School of Chemistry
Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering