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9 in 10 uni graduates are employed full time.1

Uni grads earn 15-20% more than those without a degree.2

Deakin postgraduates earn 36% more than undergraduates.3

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Grey wolf peering through trees.

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How predators can help prevent extinction

Listen as Deakin University’s Dr Euan Ritchie explores the importance of biodiversity and why we need to work with natural predators, not against them.

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Bedsheets in the dark

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‘Swept under the carpet’: sex lives of Australians with a disability

Find out more about the rights and challenges of people with a disability seeking sexual intimacy in everyday life.

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Metadata – what’s being recorded about you?

Do you know what information is recorded when you use your phone? Find out here.

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Modern house and blue sky

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Are negative gearing policy changes good for young buyers?

Will a change to negative gearing policy be good for you?

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Melbourne graffiti

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What do Melburnians love about Melbourne?

Listen as Dr Fiona Gray from Deakin’s School of Architecture & Built Environment explains what Melbournians love most about their city.

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Scientist inside a lab

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New research to help combat overeating

Does fat have a discernible taste? And how can this knowledge help combat the world’s growing obesity problem?

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Feeling blue? Get ‘appy with this tool

Psychologists and mental health experts at Deakin University have developed BlueWatch, an app to help manage anxiety, depression or low moods.

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Is emoji the language of the future?

Here’s a look at where emoji came from, where it’s headed and why we won’t be able to live (or communicate) without it. Is this the future of language?

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Painting of David Bowie's face

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The enduring charm of Bowie

Senior Lecturer in media studies at Deakin University discusses David Bowie’s lasting contribution to music and culture.

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AFL player on football oval

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Life after AFL pack mentality

Sports expert Deakin University Professor Chris Hickey discusses the AFL football doping scandal, as 34 Essendon players are suspended.

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