COVID-19

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The best approach for protecting everyone’s health will require us to provide different vaccines to different people according to need and availability.

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Australia's expedited plan to start dishing out COVID jabs in mid-late February will call for NASA-like logistical organisation. And ideally, no more clusters of infections to distract frontline workers.

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Babies and asymptomatic cases account for up to half of COVID-19 infections in the under-five age group, which has implications for vaccination programs, a new UNSW study has found.

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There are two very different options when it comes to the future of knowledge work, but UNSW Business School experts say it is up to us to move towards the future we want.

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UNSW has a wide range of experts available for comment on the coronavirus pandemic.

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These are our most-read business and law stories of 2020. 

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While Australia responded relatively quickly towards minimising the spread of COVID-19, we're not out of the woods just yet.

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Open windows and doors, use fans, and set your aircon to pull fresh air from outside.

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Quantum computers, making greenhouse gases useful, COVID-19 infection from droplet spread and water security were some of the most popular engineering stories in 2020.

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A team of leading Sydney researchers is pioneering the use of a fast genomic sequencing technology to help determine the source of hard-to-trace coronavirus cases. 

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