Science & Tech

Solar panels inside

UNSW has entered into an agreement with Singapore's Economic Development Board to establish research projects and provide PhD scholarships in photovoltaics and water membrane-technology.

eating less dietary protein could grant us a longer life with fewer kids, says a new research report.

GPS inside

UNSW researchers are developing an affordable solution to the problem of GPS navigation devices failing in tunnels and between tall buildings.

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UNSW will pursue even closer ties with India, following a visit from India's science and technology minister.

Sax player inside

Unlike amateurs, professional sax players can play notes in the very high altissimo sound register by tuning their vocal tract to assist the instrument, according to UNSW research published in the journal Science.

Cloud sun inside

Climate change offers Australia a unique opportunity in nation building and infrastructure investment, according to a UNSW researcher.

China surveying inside

UNSW's School of Surveying and Spatial Information Systems has signed a five-year deal to conduct training for China's key surveying and mapping authority - a sign of the growing reputation of UNSW's spatial information team.

Marsupial inside

Pound for pound, Australia's extinct marsupial lion would have made mincemeat of today's African lion had the two big hyper-carnivores ever squared off in a fight to the death, according to an Australian scientist.

Env engineers inside

A team of first year Civil and Environmental Engineering students from UNSW is about to gain first-hand experience helping developing communities in India.

Christmas tree 1 inside

Being eco-friendly this Christmas takes more than just saying no to plastic bags when buying gifts and goodies, a UNSW researcher has warned.

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