Aboriginal Languages of Australia Map Celebrates 50th Birthday

A ground-breaking map on Aboriginal languages, produced in 1966 is celebrating its 50th anniversary.

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Aboriginal Languages of Australia

Finding Purpose in Life through Karaoke: A Look at a Recital for Crown Singing Academy Tanikawa Classroom

On 18 July 2016, the yearly karaoke recital for Crown Singing Academy Tanikawa Classroom was held at the Sumiyoshi-ku Community Center Hall in Osaka, Japan.

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Participant singing vivaciously while referring to lyrics shown on the karaoke screen at the bottom of the stage

Caring for K-pop: ANU scholar recognised for research on Korean pop music

In 2014 a music video for South Korean singer Psy's Gangnam Style surpassed YouTube's view limit, forcing the site to upgrade its system.

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K Pop

Australia’s oldest ornament found in kimberley region

Australia's oldest-known piece of Indigenous jewellery has been unearthed in the Kimberley region of northern Australia by archaeologists at The Australian National University (ANU).

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Image: Michelle Langley by Stuart Hay, ANU

Expert panel tackle thunderstorm asthma prevention

With the recent tragic thunderstorm asthma events in Melbourne earlier this month - policymakers, health professionals and academics gathered at ANU to examine research and policy priorities needed

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Back row L-R: Ben Keaney (ANU), Simon Haberle (ANU), Ian Fox (Population Health Protection and Prevention, ACT Health), Perry Wiles (Bureau of Meteorology), Ed Newbigin (Uni of Melbourne), Liz Hanna (ANU), Stacy Leavens (Asthma Foundation ACT), Aparna Lal (ANU), Fay Johnston (Menzies Institute/Uni Tasmania).  Front row L-R: Janelle Stevenson (ANU), Bridget O'Connor (Epidemiology Section, ACT Health), Louise Feerbain (Epidemiology Section, ACT Health), Vanessa Johnson (Population Health Protection and Preven

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