UNSW scientists are encouraging people who have been rescued from the water by a bystander, or who have helped save the life of someone else in trouble, to take part in a citizen lifesaver survey.

UNSW and French researchers will work with transport operators to optimise new ‘on-demand’ solutions to improve public transport congestion, economy and safety.


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Children and adolescents with food allergies are more likely to be a target of bullying than their peers without food allergies, a new review of research shows.


A camel farm outside the town of Makkah is one of the attractions for the pilgrims visiting Saudi Arabia. Photo: Shutterstock.

There are still many unanswered questions about how the MERS coronavirus is spread in Saudi Arabia, but health systems in all countries should have triage systems to identify travel-related infections.


Researchers at UNSW's Black Dog Institute have found that adding a dedicated exercise programme to usual care shows significant benefits to suffferers of depression, anxiety and PTSD.

Research conducted by UNSW's Black Dog Institute has found a direct link between physical exercise and improvement in symptoms of depression, anxiety and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Dr Simon Rosenbaum explains.


UNSW PhD candidate Nicki Meagher, awarded in the inaugural round of the NSW Health PhD Scholarships Program.

Four UNSW PhD candidates have won funding for PhD scholarships announced by NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard.


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A new institute focusing on disability will harness research and innovation across all UNSW faculties and disciplines.

A new website gives access to a virtual Parramatta, making planning proposals more transparent for both the public and private sectors.

Men’s clothing that lights up according to the wearer's mood, a device that calms autistic toddlers and a virtual exercise coach, all created by UNSW graduates, have dominated the 2017 Young Designer of the Year Awards.


Professor Brian Greene

Professor Brian Greene of Columbia University spoke to UNSW scientist Dr Lucyna Chudczer in an exclusive interview before his ThinkInc talk at ICC Sydney.


Professor Ian Jacobs gives the keynote speech to the Australia for UNHCR World Refugee Day Breakfast in Sydney. Photo: Ken Leanfore

Universities must play their part in tackling the plight of refugees, UNSW Vice-Chancellor Ian Jacobs has told a World Refugee Day event in Sydney.