military

Hard tack biscuits are one of three biscuits being researched by UNSW Art & Design lecturer Dr Lindsay Kelley.

Dr Lindsay Kelley has received a grant to study three common biscuits and their links to war.

Australian army

George Williams asks: What should Malcolm Turnbull do if he receives a call seeking our involvement in an ill-conceived foreign conflict? 

soldier

The decision to declare war and send Australian forces overseas does not require debate or authorisation from parliament, writes Gabrielle Appleby.

Australian Navy

Australia needs a high-tech shake-up of our defence strategy, writes Jai Galliott.

Bickerton Ian

War should not be considered a “normal” response to dispute resolution, argues Ian Bickerton.

Robots inside

UNSW engineering researchers are going up against the world's best in a US$1.6 million contest to develop the next generation of military robots.

Helicopter web

UNSW scientists at the Australian Defence Force Academy are teaching a small 80kg unmanned mini helicopter to launch itself, hover and land in wind gusts of up to 80 kph.