The predicted break-up of Antarctica's ice shelves due to global warming may trigger a major change in the marine food chain, by exposing its coastal seas to sunlight, according to new research by UNSW scientists.
British backpackers are twice as likely to drink five or more times a week when they are in Australia, compared to when they were at home, according to research released this week.
Twenty talented young Indigenous students have spent the past week experiencing a taste of university life and exploring the careers open to engineering graduates.
UNSW students have made a clean sweep of high achievers' scholarships at a prestigious research centre.
The UNSW campus at Kensington is this week overflowing with young gifted students and the people who teach them.
UNSW's solar car, Jaycar Sunswift III, has broken the world record for the fastest solar-powered road trip from Perth to Sydney.
Climate change could have radical effects on Australia's alpine regions according to UNSW researchers.
Children are 20 percent more likely to become overweight if their mothers go from not working to working more than 20 hours a week, according to research from UNSW.
Thirty refugee boys were given a special treat this week, with some of Australia's soccer stars giving them tips on how to make it in the world's biggest game.
UNSW's solar car, Jaycar Sunswift III, is attempting to break Dick Smith's world record for the fastest solar powered road trip from Perth to Sydney.