Episode 3: The Mess We're In
We’re not going to recycle our way out of this one. It takes awareness and education to change our behaviours surrounding waste. Find out what you can do.
Episode 1 : Trash Talk
Susan Carland is joined by researchers and behaviour change experts from BehaviourWorks Australia – together they talk global waste.
A healthy gut to ease the pressure
Research is looking at the role a high-fibre diet can play in reducing hypertension.
Dead legs tell knee tales
New research shows that, rather than single-force events, most ACL injuries are the result of continued-use damage that hasn’t repaired quickly enough.
This is an awesome story ...
... about those awfully terrific words we use to take language to extremes.
Preparing the paramedics
A new report reveals alarming statistics regarding male self-harm, and how first responders feel ill-prepared to deal with patients in mental crisis.
PTSD: The battle after the war
The recognition of post-traumatic stress disorder has played a part in the resurgence in the popularity of Anzac Day, But, even now, returned soldiers don't receive enough support.
Christchurch: reaching out across the divide
Some leaders build walls to keep others out and gain by pushing others down, while there are leaders who invite others in, such as NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.
Changing the story for preschool girls
Conceptual playworlds are turning preschool into a pipeline for female engineers.
Bracing for the opioid tsunami
The drug epidemic that's claimed thousands of lives in the US is swiftly becoming a threat to the health of many Australians.
The master, the student and the lessons of gongfu
Monash lecturer Chris Murray's dedication to an ancient art had benefits far beyond improving his martial arts skills.
A playground for the brain
Innovative treatment approaches to compulsions and addictions are the focus of the new neuroscience research lab, BrainPark.
Containing the digital tsunami
As high-speed internet spreads throughout the Pacific, steps are being taken to ensure the islands' cybersecurity.
A mission to make plastic fantastic
A Dutch design student's idea to repurpose plastics on a small scale has become an initiative that's spawned a growing global community.
Journalism's fight to keep it real
Further cuts to the ABC, suppression orders and anti-terror and surveillance laws are making it increasingly difficult for independent journalism to thrive.
A self-defeating success story
A global program in which mosquitoes are implanted with a common bacteria is preventing the spread of viruses such as dengue, Zika and chikungunya – and could help tens of millions of people.
Moving forward by going back to the swamp
The proposed redevelopment of the Arden-Macaulay site as part of Melbourne Metro presents an opportunity to return to the area's watery origins.
When the mind really matters
Professor David Kissane, AC, rose from humble beginnings as a GP in suburban Melbourne to become a leader in psycho-oncology and palliative care.
Digging deep into big data
Eureka Prize-winning data mining techniques are being utilised in areas as diverse as drug use research and medicine.
After the storm: how political attacks on renewables elevates attention paid to climate change
How political attacks on renewables elevates attention paid to climate change
Professor and Head, Department of Community Emergency Health and Paramedic Practice
Associate Professor of Cybersecurity, Faculty of Information Technology
Lecturer, School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics
Professor of History, and Head of School for the School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies.
Professor, Addiction Studies and Services; Director, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre
Director, Climate Change Communication Research Hub
Head of Department of Psychiatry, School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health
Associate Professor of Marketing
Senior Research Fellow, School of Biological Sciences
Director, Monash University Centre for Data Science
Professor (Research), Early Years Education
Mark Banaszak Holl
Professor and Head, Department of Chemical Engineering
Martijn Van der Kamp
Teaching Fellow, Monash Business School
Professor (Research), Psychology
Professor, Department of Architecture, MADA
Senior Research Fellow, Psychology
Senior Lecturer, Human Geography in the School of Social Sciences
PhD Candidate at the Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Professor and Director, World Mosquito Program
Director of Learning and Teaching, and Senior Lecturer, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Researcher at BehaviourWorks
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Research Officer, BehaviourWorks Australia
Research Fellow, BehaviourWorks Australia
Professor of Linguistics
Associate Professor of Journalism, School of Media, Film and Journalism