UNSW pancreatic cancer researcher Professor Minoti Apte has been named the 2015 NSW Woman of the Year for her contributions to medical research, tertiary education and the Indian community.
Aboriginal legends could offer a vast untapped record of natural history, including meteorite strikes and tsunamis, stretching back thousands of years, research by UNSW's Indigenous Astronomy Group has found.
A UNSW review of the proposed Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement has found potential economic gains may come at a cost to Australians' health.
From interactive helmets to soccerbots and the world's fastest solar car, UNSW students are at the forefront of innovation.
There is one simple solution to the debate on making childcare more affordable in Australia, writes Richard Holden.
Building a large dedicated museum of Applied Arts and Sciences at Parramatta, in one of Sydney’s central hubs, makes good sense both as policy and as politics, writes Joanna Mendelssohn.
To perform well, an employee needs to know not only what to do, but why it matters, writes Deborah Blackman.
A process of viral mutation, known as “genetic drift”, could compromise efforts to combat the world's worst known epidemic of Ebola, writes Peter White.
Mitochondrial DNA offers an incomplete picture of people's ancestry, and consumers and scientists alike should be aware the technology promises much more than it can deliver, writes Darren Curnoe.
UNSW student ambassador Ananthan Ambikairajah takes us on a tour of the carnival that is UNSW Orientation Week. Subscribe to AboutUNSW if you are a current or prospective student.