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.
Gough Whitlam was a transformative and revolutionary leader in economics and his understanding of the arts in particular epitomised his great vision for Australia, Richard Holden and Johanna Mendelssohn tell The Conversation.
The National Water Commission will be wrapped up at the end of the year due to federal budget funding cuts. Yet when it comes to water management and reform, it's clear there is unfinished business, writes Stuart Khan.
Former federal environment minister Professor Robert Hill will discuss policy responses to climate change in the inaugural Sir William Tyree Energy Lecture at UNSW on Thursday 23 October.
The challenges and opportunities posed by offering students tailored learning experiences through greater use of educational technology will be the focus of a major international conference at UNSW 23–24 October.
Opinion & Analysis
Carbon capture and storage is not even close to being a commercial prospect and may even increase net CO2 emissions, writes Stephen Bygrave.
There is an old truism about prisons: if you build them, you will fill them. But there are better ways to invest in a better, safer society, write Sarah Hopkins and Gino Vumbaca.