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Fossil discoveries rewrite our history

An international team of researchers led by La Trobe University have unearthed the earliest known skull of Homo erectus, the first of our ancestors to be nearly human-like in their anatomy and aspects of their behaviour.

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5G and COVID-19 conspiracy theories

5G radiation doesn’t cause or spread the coronavirus

What do all these numbers mean?

Dr De Silva explains the lines, curves & numbers connected to COVID-19

Improving concrete infrastructure

La Trobe co-leads new research into improving concrete infrastructure

Vale Professor Dennis McDermott

Farewell Professor Dennis McDermott Pro Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous)

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Indigenous Acknowledgement

La Trobe University proudly acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands where its campuses are located in Victoria. We recognise that Indigenous Australians have an ongoing connection to the land and the University values their unique contribution to both the University and the wider Australian society. Find out more

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