UNSW Science

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Lisa Harvey-Smith has joined UNSW Sydney as Professor of Practice in Science Communication and the Australian government's Women in STEM Ambassador.

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Disturbing imagery disrupts perception, but not as much among violent video game players, UNSW Sydney psychologists have shown.

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Scientists have shed light on tropical tree deaths – with results predicted to have important implications for managing forest biodiversity.

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A group of students, staff and researchers are applying some creative thinking to preserve iconic fig trees on UNSW Sydney’s Kensington campus.

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UNSW’s new Women in Maths & Science Champions Program supports female research students and early-career scientists in becoming science communicators and lifelong advocates for women in maths and science.

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A record three UNSW leaders in technological sciences and engineering have been elected ATSE Fellows for 2018, joining some of the country's most influential innovators in STEM.

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Highly saline flows from the Sydney Desalination Plant will not affect surrounding marine life as commonly believed, a major new study led by UNSW Sydney shows. 

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Women take sexy selfies to compete with other women and climb the social ladder in economically unequal environments, new research suggests.

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UNSW will celebrate all things science with events and talks across the city for the Sydney Science Festival. 

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Almost 30 years ago the world responded to the realisation that our ozone layer was in trouble. But an alarming recent development shows there is no room for complacency, write Shane Keating and Darry Waugh.

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