Highly saline flows from the Sydney Desalination Plant will not affect surrounding marine life as commonly believed, a major new study led by UNSW Sydney shows.
Women take sexy selfies to compete with other women and climb the social ladder in economically unequal environments, new research suggests.
UNSW will celebrate all things science with events and talks across the city for the Sydney Science Festival.
Almost 30 years ago the world responded to the realisation that our ozone layer was in trouble. But an alarming recent development shows there is no room for complacency, write Shane Keating and Darry Waugh.
UNSW has 10 finalists at this year's Australian Museum Eureka Prizes, Australia's most high-profile science awards.
UNSW Scientia Fellow Dr Simon Rosenbaum from UNSW's School of Psychiatry discusses his research into physical fitness and mental illness, and the benefits of the UNSW Scientia Fellowship.
The potential of emerging technologies was keenly discussed at a UNSW summit exploring the reinvention of Australian manufacturing.
If waste is burned for energy, recyclable material is lost forever. There are better solutions, writes Veena Sahajwalla.
The 'father' of the internet identified threats to equal access for everyone during a conversation before a keen audience at UNSW.
Professor Susan Coppersmith from the University of Wisconsin- Madison will join UNSW next year to work with experimental scientists on problems ranging from quantum computing to new materials.