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Less privileged kids shine at uni: study

Australia's higher education system appeared to level the playing field in terms of academic achievement for students, regardless of their socio-economic status background, according to a new study.

Engineering students aim to generate first breathable air on Mars

A project by UWA students and Mars One astronaut candidate Josh Richards has reached the finals of an international competition to land vital experiments on the Red Planet.

TED Fellow Laura Boykin

TED Fellowship for Australian computational biologist

Passionate and engaging Australian researcher Laura Boykin has been named as the only Australia-based TED Fellow for 2015.

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