UNSW student ambassador Ananthan Ambikairajah takes us on a tour of the carnival that is UNSW Orientation Week. Subscribe to AboutUNSW if you are a current or prospective student.
Aboriginal legends could offer a vast untapped record of natural history, including meteorite strikes, stretching back thousands of years, UNSW research suggests.
If you're selling property and want a good price, you might want to enlist an attractive real estate agent, new research shows.
A process of viral mutation, known as “genetic drift”, could compromise efforts to combat the world's worst known epidemic of Ebola, writes Peter White.
Mitochondrial DNA offers an incomplete picture of people's ancestry, and consumers and scientists alike should be aware the technology promises much more than it can deliver, writes Darren Curnoe.
Opinion & Analysis
Building a large dedicated museum of Applied Arts and Sciences at Parramatta, in one of Sydney’s central hubs, makes good sense both as policy and as politics, writes Joanna Mendelssohn.