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Team Lab 202's entry to the 2014 NI Autonomous Robotics Competition. (Credit: John Lam)
23 September 14

Two UNSW student teams are doing battle in the grand final of an agricultural robotics competition in Sydney this week.

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22 September 14

Tropical rabbitfish devastating algal forests in the eastern Mediterranean Sea pose a major threat to the entire sea basin if their distribution continues to expand as the climate warms, a UNSW-led study warns.

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22 September 14

Corporations everywhere are hoovering up petabytes of data in a bid to understand and predict consumer preferences. But are they missing the point? asks Peter Swan.

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22 September 14

For those embarking on a long-term change in diet, it is important to recognise that we are not slaves to our desires, writes Amy Reichelt.

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22 September 14

It is ironic that the world we live in today is built on a solid foundation of research yet it is easier than ever for non-experts to spread their intuitive falsehoods, writes Tim Dean.

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22 September 14

If it is to succeed at the ballot box, a referendum on recognising Aboriginal peoples in the Australian Constitution must reflect the community's desire for change, writes George Williams.

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19 September 14

Sarah Kenderdine tells Uniken how technological advances, like high-resolution 2D and 3D imaging, are transforming the museum experience.

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19 September 14

A PhD candidate frustrated by political stalling on climate change has taken out top honours at the UNSW three-minute thesis finals for her talk on low-cost wind turbines.

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19 September 14

If we want science to be its most innovative, the solution is not about finding brilliant, passionate creative scientists; it's about supporting the ones we already have, writes Ben McNeil.

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18 September 14

Evidence is mounting that simple lifestyle changes such as regular exercise and a healthy diet can delay the onset of Alzheimer’s Disease, experts from UNSW's Centre for Health Brain Ageing say.

 

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