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19 August 14

Security systems based on photo identification could be significantly improved by selecting staff who have an aptitude for this very difficult visual task, a UNSW-led study of Australian passport officers suggests.

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18 August 14

The new sporting pursuit of choice may soon be professional electronic gaming, writes Michael Kasumovic.

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18 August 14

Global energy policy, to be shaped at the G20 summit in November, might not sound like a barbeque stopper, but it could determine what our future looks like, writes Christian Downie.

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15 August 14

UNSW research in engineering/technology and computer science has been ranked 42 in the latest Academic Ranking of World Universities, making UNSW the best performing Australian university in the field.

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15 August 14

Race Discrimination Commissioner Tim Soutphommasane will be on campus to help UNSW mark the Australian Human Rights Commission’s "Racism. It Stops With Me" campaign this week..

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15 August 14

UNSW has scored the maximum five-star rating in seven key performance indicators in the Good Universities Guide 2015.

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15 August 14

First year female enrolments in engineering at UNSW have increased from 20 to 22% this year, with the faculty on target to reach its goal of 25% by 2020.

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15 August 14

The issue of race has been in the news, but the idea that human races even exist fails to stand up to scientific scrutiny, writes Darren Curnoe.

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15 August 14

Depression, alcohol and drug dependence are indiscriminate killers. It doesn’t matter how wealthy, funny or beautiful you are, write Katherine Mills, Frances Kay-Lambkin and Maree Teesson.

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15 August 14

Constantly changing the law after media outcries over particular cases produces distortions in the law for short-term political gain, writes David Brown.

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