Science & Tech

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The discovery of a new species of marsupial lion in north-west Queensland provides important insight into what habitats were like in the past, writes Anna Gillespie.

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Water is scarce in the Lake Eyre Basin in the heart of Australia. A new book tells the stories of those who love and rely on the Basin's free-flowing rivers and explains why we must protect this vulnerable river system.

 

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The Antarctic Treaty was signed 58 years ago today, protecting the continent for peace and science.

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Rebecca Keogh and Joel Pearson explore congenital aphantasia – the inability to create visual imagery in the mind's eye.

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Soil health and productivity is declining at unprecedented rates, but a new international scientific approach has been developed for avoiding, reducing and reversing land degradation.

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As part of its inaugural Faculty Showcase Day, UNSW Science held a fun attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the largest gathering of people dressed as scientists.

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Australia’s first national space mission design facility was officially opened today at UNSW Canberra.

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UNSW is the only institution in Australia to be selected by GE to receive a sophisticated metal 3D printing machine.

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An international workshop will encourage Australians to learn from the United States and China regarding radical new measures for cyber security education.

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UNSW Dean of Science Professor Emma Johnston has taken on the role of President of Science & Technology Australia, the peak body for the country's science, technology, engineering and mathematics sector.

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