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One of our goals is to reduce the amount of time it takes for new research to progress to new treatment. It takes about 20 years and we want to cut that in half.

Gough Whitlam led a government that mixed controversy and turmoil with unprecedented achievement, writes George Williams.

Cyclists reported being influenced to break road rules by motor vehicle drivers' impatience and aggression.

The word “economics” has been the victim of identity theft all across Australia, writes Gigi Foster.

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New records for silicon quantum computing

Research teams working in the same laboratories at UNSW have found two different ways to solve a critical challenge and greatly accelerate the realisation of super powerful quantum computers.

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New organ transport option to save lives

UNSW researchers have designed an organ transportation system that sustains the life of a donated organ far beyond that of the current method of packing organs in ice.

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Look inside your own body

Imagine being able to see your illness? Dr John McGhee from UNSW Art and Design is enabling stroke patients to do just that, using 3D techniques normally employed in the games industry.

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Crowdsourced power to solve microbe mysteries

UNSW scientists hope to unlock the secrets of millions of marine microbes with the help of an international team of volunteers sharing their spare computer capacity to create a research “supercomputer”.

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UNSW students and staff unite against Ebola

The UNSW Alliance Against Ebola will officially launch this Thursday, 23 October with a fundraising Day of Action that will include a documentary screening and expert talks.

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Thanks for the confidence, Gough

Gough Whitlam made us confident. Confident to be Australian, confident to be ourselves and confident to take on the world knowing who we are, writes Tim Harcourt.

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Australia’s procurement policy leaves our exporters behind

As our major trading partners expand their legal procurement-linked industry policies, Australia is swimming against the tide by voluntarily abandoning its own, writes Elizabeth Thurbon.

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ASPIRE receives $250,000 “surprise” from Google

The UNSW program that introduces thousands of disadvantaged school students to the world of university is celebrating after receiving a $250,000 “surprise” grant from Google.

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Brett Lee stars in Aus-India film directed by UNSW alumnus

Shooting is underway of the Australia India Film Fund’s first feature, produced and directed by a UNSW alumnus and starring cricketer Brett Lee as a UNSW English teacher.