Children with a particularly lethal cancer could benefit from potentially life-saving treatment, following breakthrough work led by researchers at UNSW.
Ultimately the truth will emerge about why Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 disappeared on Saturday, and hopefully the causes of the tragedy will provide important lessons to make flying even safer, writes Jason Middleton.
For her exceptional leadership and research, marine ecologist Emma Johnston has won the inaugural Nancy Millis Medal for Women in Science, awarded by the Australian Academy of Science on International Women's Day.
Richard Mosse infiltrated armed rebel groups in the Congo to capture their war experiences on discontinued surveillance film. His dramatic video installation opens this month at Galleries UNSW.
UNSW's Kirby Institute welcomes early results from the PARTNER study, which has found that HIV positive gay men who are on anti-retoviral treatment and have an undetectable viral load are not transmitting HIV to their partners.
Opinion & Analysis
The historical record shows that no party has a monopoly on human rights reform. It also shows that every government has, at some point, deserved criticism for breaching human rights, argues George Williams.
A review of the defence department is a herculean task and its success relies on challenging vested interests and institutional inertia by establishing an independent inquiry with a broad remit, writes Alan Dupont.