Science & Tech

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Microbiologist Francisco Mojica spoke to an enthusiastic audience at UNSW Sydney about his discovery of the gene editing tool CRISPR, ranked among the most important scientific findings of this century.

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As the 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Russia, the UNSW Sydney robot soccer team is preparing for competition in Canada.

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UNSW has maintained its position as one of the highest-ranking institutions in Australia in this year's Nature Index.

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UNSW Sydney congratulates solar energy pioneer Scientia Professor Martin Green, who has become the first Australian to win a prestigious Global Energy Prize worth more than $820,000.

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Professor Susan Coppersmith from the University of Wisconsin- Madison will join UNSW next year to work with experimental scientists on problems ranging from quantum computing to new materials.

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UNSW scientist Dr Belinda Liddell is one of five early career researchers who will undertake a two-week media residency at the ABC after being named a winner of the 2018 Top 5 science communication program.

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Same person or different person? Most people are extremely good at recognising faces of people they know well, but not so much strangers.

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We are often presented with surveys that claim to show how we all think on a certain subject. But what sample size is big enough to make the findings credible?

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UNSW scientists have developed a new carbon-based material that could revolutionise moisture control in applications as diverse as electronics, packaging, air conditioning – and keeping footwear fresh.

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UNSW scientists are members of a consortium chosen by the NSW Government to restore one of the most important wetlands in the Murray-Darling Basin – the Nimmie-Caira system of the Lowbidgee wetlands.

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