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22 June 2018
    To understand when, how, and how quickly oxygen has become a component of our atmosphere between about 2.5 and 2.2 billion years ago, an international research...
ANU laser technology launched into space
23 May 2018
Scientists from The Australian National University (ANU) have helped design new satellite instruments that are part of a joint NASA and German mission launched into space today to...
30 April 2018
World-first modelling research– which used several million CPU hours in Australia’s fastest supercomputer, Raijin, and ran calculations non-stop for over a year...
22 March 2018
As part of a larger collaborative effort (ANU, MIT, MPI and others) with work largely performed at RSES, French et al. won the 2015 Best Paper Award from the Organic...
20 March 2018
The Summer 2018 Unearthed newsletter is now out!
29 January 2018
A new study led by The Australian National University (ANU) has found that the building blocks of Buckingham Palace in London and many...
13 December 2017
An international study on glass led by Dr Charles Le Losq, from ANU Research School of Earth Sciences, proposes a new vision of the atomic structure of alumino-...
30 November 2017
Over the past few years, Michael Calkovics has contributed to a number of inspiring projects in medical research and astronomy at ANU. Michael’s latest gift has allowed...
20 November 2017
No human has been to the Moon since 1972 and only 12 people have ever done it – all of them American men.  But that list could soon be getting a lot longer. Why the...
25 October 2017
On 16 November 2017, RSES will be celebrating the 50th Birthday of Rig 1, our first high temperature high pressure rock deformation apparatus. This machine was developed in-house...
22 October 2017
Undergraduate students travelled to the town of Bungendore, south of Lake George, to study the local water table in September and October. The students measured the water table...
4 October 2017
They're a long way from North Korea, but from inside an isolated tin shed in the Australian outback, a group of Australian National University researchers are keeping a close...
30 September 2017
On September 22, RSES students contributed to Australian effort to monitor a robotic spacecraft, OSIRIS-REx. The spacecraft swung towards Earth and was directly overhead near...
29 September 2017
Richard John Arculus, Australian National University A marked increase in the number of earthquakes happening below Mount Agung volcano in eastern Bali, Indonesia, over the...
Jennifer Robertson, 'Crystal Imperfections as Agents of Deformation', 2016.
20 September 2017
The first scheme of its kind in an Australian university, the Vice – Chancellor’s College Artist Fellows Scheme (VCCAFS) supports interdisciplinary research...
19 September 2017
Scientists at ANU have produced the best estimate of Earth's elemental composition which will help them understand how the Earth formed 4.6 billion years ago. The Solar...
19 September 2017
The 2017 RSES Field Camp is in full sway, in the highly deformed and metamorphosed eclogite-blueschist terranes on the island of Sifnos, in the Cycladic archipelago...
14 September 2017
Following the recent Data Science survey of school staff and students, the RSES Data Science research theme members have organised a new series of weekly events starting...
21 August 2017
A new study from ANU on a 400 million year old fish fossil has found a jaw structure that is part of the evolutionary lineage linked to humans...
21 August 2017
Over the weekend of the 19-20th August more than twenty staff and students from RSES took part in two separate Science Week events to engage the public in the measurement of...

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