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  1. 27 April 2017 - Science Matters

    Seeing the electricity inside graphene for the first time

    Researchers at the University of Melbourne are the first in the world to image how electrons move in graphene, giving us an insight into its future use.

  2. 6 April 2017 - Engineering & Technology

    Four myths about insertable tech and why they’re wrong

    As start-up company Epicenter offers to implant microchips in its employees, the University of Melbourne looks at the truth behind insertable technology.

  3. 12 July 2016 - Design

    The era of the citizen historian

    Andrew Murray and Hannah Lewi are crowdsourcing history through their PastPort mobile app, part of a new vanguard of citizen historian use of tech.

  4. Live ended19 April 2016 - Inside Business

    Replay our blog: Future of Work Conference 2016

    Live updates from the 2016 Future of Work conference.

  5. 15 April 2016 - Inside Business

    Will a robot take your job?

    Robots are replacing workers from the kitchen to the “Dark Factory”, but there are other factors which will keep humans in a workplace of the future.

  6. Podcast11 March 2016 - Up Close

    The social life of algorithms: Shaping, and shaped by, our world

    The University of Melbourne podcast, Up Close, looks at how the algorithms that drive our technology shape our lives and societies, and are shaped by them.

  7. 15 February 2016 - Engineering & Technology

    Superhuman abilities could lurk under your skin

    Insertable technologies are upgrading modern convenience and unlocking human ability, all from underneath the skin.

  8. 16 December 2015 - Music, Arts & Screen

    How JJ Abrams ruined Star Trek and what that means for Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    How will JJ Abrams' new Star Wars installment fare in the wake of his Star Trek reboot? Film lecturer Peter Allen discusses on the eve of its cinematic release.

  9. 23 October 2015 - Engineering & Technology

    Today’s smart machines owe much to Australia’s first computer

    Today machines are small, fast and deeply embedded in our daily lives. But they’re not fundamentally different from Australia’s first computer.

  10. 16 October 2015 - Engineering & Technology

    It’s Back to the Future: The day has arrived

    It may have been science fiction in 1985, but hoverboards and much of the technology predicted in the Back to the Future trilogy has become real.