School of BEES

Pygmy blue whale swimming

It was the whales’ singing that gave them away.

A carp in the Murray-Darling

The recent one in 100 flood event is set to reverse carp eradication efforts in the Murray-Darling, a UNSW scientist says.

A bridled nailtail wallaby in the wild

UNSW scientists have used a new conservation strategy to give the bridled nailtail wallaby a head start in life.

A Mountain Pygmy-possum clings to a person's finger

Why the race to rescue the Mountain Pygmy-possum from extinction has spurred conservationists at home and abroad into action.

Woman charging electric car

Hydrogen cars are no economic panacea compared to plug-in electric vehicles.

White-lipped Tree Frog

A UNSW and Australian Museum study using data from a citizen science project finds 70 per cent are vulnerable to housing, agriculture, roads and recreation.

truck

A plan to use swappable batteries in long-haul electric trucks highlights how freight is starting to move away from fossil fuels.

Face of a sex robot

If we aren’t careful with our online data, artificial intelligence will take over our intimate personal lives, a new book says.

hand prints on wall

It took just 5,000 years for large and well-organised groups of people to populate all corners of the continent.

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