UNSW Sydney has paid tribute to highly respected Scientia Professor David Cooper, AO after his death at the age of 68.


Rohingya refugees in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh ... more than 650,000 people have fled to Bangladesh since August 2017. Photo: Shutterstock

The crisis in Myanmar’s Rakhine State needs to be at the front of the agenda of the Australia-ASEAN Special Summit being held in Sydney.


Scientia Professor Katharina Gaus. Photo: Dan White

Biomedical researcher Katharina Gaus has been recognised for her pioneering work using super-resolution microscopes to examine how the immune system reacts to disease.


Ai Weiwei, Law of the Journey, 2017, reinforced PVC with aluminium frame, 3 x 60 x 6m. Courtesy the artist. Photograph: Ai Weiwei Studio

The Sydney Biennale is blossoming from a rebellious childhood into an engaging maturity that speaks volumes to audiences, writes Felicity Fenner.


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With more students from ASEAN member countries coming to Australia, our educators can capitalise on already burgeoning relationships, writes Professor Ian Jacobs.

As well as his enormous impact on the public's understanding of physics, the late Stephen Hawking had a special connection with UNSW.

Issue 3 2017


The new Roundhouse at UNSW. Photo: Supplied

The newly refurbished Roundhouse at UNSW is re-emerging at the heart of social life for the campus and community.


The immersive 3D work Parragirls Past, Present offers a moving virtual tour of the former Parramatta Girls Home. Photo: Nick Cubbin

A 3D immersive artwork offering a unique perspective on the infamous Parramatta Girls Home is screening at the South by Southwest Film Festival.


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A world-first graphene-based filter that can remove more than 99% of the natural organic matter in treated drinking water is being scaled up for possible use in conventional plants.


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Labor's plan to scrap cash refunds on unused franking credits could change the game for some investors in Australian companies.


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It's unpopular with the public and kills endangered and non-game birds – but that hasn't stopped duck shooting, writes Siobhan O'Sullivan.


Apartment prices have surged even in metropolitan areas where supply has exceeded population growth. Photo: Shutterstock

It's time to correct some of the flawed analysis and myths that are preventing development of good housing policy.