University of New South Wales

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People with anxiety and depression can now receive mental health support on the go with the launch of a 24-hour mobile phone and iPad-based mood and behavioural monitoring tool.

Young women today are just as likely as 1950s housewives to want taller husbands who earn more money than them, says Stanford Professor Paula England speaking at the Australian Social Policy Conference at UNSW.

Childcare inside

Is childcare about quality of services or making large profits and returns for investors, asks Patrick McClure, Ethics Fellow at the Centre for Social Impact.

Solar inside

UNSW will play a lead role in making solar power cheaper and more efficient after securing major new funding from the federal government's Australian Solar Institute.

The high number of Australians missing from the electoral roll is a national disgrace says Professor George Williams, who's called for a system of online enrolment.

Fossilcave inside

The discovery of a remarkable 15-million-year-old Australian fossil cave packed with even older animal bones has revealed almost the entire life cycle of a large prehistoric marsupial.

Honourroll inside

UNSW sporting greats have been recognised at the Australian University Sports awards, with the launch of a national honour roll.

Essential sci brain inside

The Essential Science Indicators ranking has placed UNSW in the top 50 universities in the world in the areas of social science and psychiatry/psychology.

Waves france

UNSW researchers are part of an international group of 90 experts looking at how climate change will affect the world's coast lines.

Dyson inside

UNSW Industrial Design student, Alicia Mintzes, has taken out second place in the 2008 Australian Design Awards - Dyson Student Award.