Science & Tech

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Scientia Professor Toby Walsh tells the Festival of Dangerous Ideas that Artificial Intelligence is less than 50 years away from matching humans.

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UNSW Engineering's annual Ada Lovelace Medal has been awarded to Judy Raper, a chemical engineer with expertise in air and water pollution control. 

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UNSW’s new Women in Maths & Science Champions Program supports female research students and early-career scientists in becoming science communicators and lifelong advocates for women in maths and science.

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UNSW Sydney and Hangzhou ­Cables formalised a new agreement during the University's Torch Innovation Week, a showcase of Australian and Chinese partnerships.

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Waste microfactories can transform the manufacturing landscape in Australia, especially in remote locations where waste transportation and processing are expensive.

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Blockchain data is unchangeable, which is a problem when privacy laws require companies to delete data once it’s served its purpose.

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Two fundamental quantum techniques have been combined by a UNSW team in a integrated silicon chip for the first time, confirming the promise of using silicon for quantum computing.

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UNSW scientists have led the launch of a revolutionary new Australian instrument to detect small planets orbiting sun-like stars.

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New study presents earliest evidence for hominins in ‘Green Arabia’ between 500,000 and 300,000 years ago – and shows the area was made up of humid grasslands, rather than arid desert

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UNSW fruit fly research challenges the neutral theory of molecular evolution and suggests one day we may be prescribed diets according to our genes.

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