Popular as gondolas in ski-fields around the world, cable cars are increasingly used for mass transit in progressive cities. Is this the future for Australian cities?
UNSW Professor Sally Dunwoodie and her team discovered the potential of vitamin B3 to treat a molecular deficiency causing miscarriages and complex birth defects.
In projects with global significance, particularly in developing countries, UNSW engineers are solving the problem of intermittent energy supply in outback and rural Australia.
In spite of some recent positive actions, Australia still lacks a comprehensive and long-term plan for the STEM sector.
The researchers' vision is for direct communication between a wired brain and an external device, an achievement that could revolutionise health care, entertainment and the way humans interact with their environments.
Scientists will be able to detect cancer earlier from blood samples after advances were made in detecting microRNA molecules using gold-plated nanoparticles.
Women take sexy selfies to compete with other women and climb the social ladder in economically unequal environments, new research suggests.
Australia has one of the most secure electoral systems imaginable thanks to paper ballots. Cybersecurity experts caution against e-voting.
Drawing on her knowledge of silk-based biomaterials, Dr Jelena Rnjak-Kovacina is improving technology that could repair the hearts of cardiac patients.
The agreement will support 10 major technological innovation projects undertaken by UNSW researchers and Chinese institutes.