Episode 14: The business of energy
What will happen to our economies as we make the transition to sustainable solutions? Who holds the power? A Different Lens takes an in-depth look.
Why old-school climate denial has had its day
Ten years ago, politicians would routinely voice disdain for climate science. Now, while the policy debate remains fierce, the battleground has shifted to economics and jobs.
Where maths meets markets
Quantitative analysts – 'quants' – play an important role in navigating the complexities of global financial markets.
'You don’t look like a scientist'
Times have changed, but the gendered stereotype that scientists are predominantly serious, professional, white men is one that persists.
Diagnostic imaging's next phase
Dr Kaye Morgan hopes the phase contrast x-ray technique she’s working on will help doctors and researchers detect lung problems earlier.
Looking back in wonder
When you look up at the vastness of space you can see hundreds, thousands and even millions of years into the past.
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.
Mission to Mars
A team of Monash students is competing in the 2019 international Mars Rover Challenge with its latest prototype.
Drugs and bugs: what's lurking in our waterways
New research shows that medicines have found their way into Melbourne streams – and the creatures that live in them.