ASPIRE’s mission is to empower young people to secure the education and future they deserve, regardless of their circumstances or background. The program's $4.6 million federal government funding will end this year. For more information go to the website.
Professor Michelle Haber has won the NSW Cancer Institute's top honour for her ground-breaking translational research, which has led to increased survival rates for children with cancer.
Technologies to transform carbon dioxide into sustainable fuels and end-of-life e-waste into high value materials have won Professors Rose Amal and Veena Sahajwalla Australian Laureate Fellowships.
The prototype of the next generation of bus stop, featuring large interactive computer displays, sensors and sleek wooden panelling, is on display at Sydney’s Customs House.
World champion soccer robots, a record-breaking solar car and a 3D printer will be among attractions at UNSW's Open Day, Saturday 6 September.
Opinion & Analysis
The practice of locking up children indefinitely, identifying them by number, exposing them to violence and depriving them of education stands in stark contrast to widely held Australian values, writes Karen Zwi.
While a strong El Niño is now less likely, a significant event is still possible as long as the eastern Pacific remains warm through August, writes Agus Santoso
Feelings of loss and helplessness often drive unhealthy behaviours, a fact used by marketers to boost sales. But consumers can fight back, writes Nitika Garg.