UNSW Science

Medical researchers

Five projects have received funding from the Australian Government's Medical Research Future Fund.

Woman hugging elderly man at the Christmas dinner table

With a little forward planning and by keeping things flexible, everyone can enjoy end-of-year celebrations.

Helen Christensen

Scientia Professor Helen Christensen has received the James Cook Medal, with academics from Medicine & Health, Science and UNSW Canberra recognised with awards for research and scholarly excellence.

A glass globe with a green background

A range of UNSW experts will be able to comment on key themes relating to COP28, which will be held in Dubai from 30 November to 12 December. 

Aerial shot looking directly down on a river of lava, Iceland

A UNSW Sydney scientist explains what is going on below the Earth’s surface as Iceland braces for a potential volcanic eruption. 

A herd of sheep in the Australian outback

Carbon credits must be scrutinised – and none more so than credits for taking grazing animals off arid rangelands.

Along the banks of the Ovens River, part of the Murray-Darling Basin

With the support of the Greens, there’s a chance the ‘Restoring Our Rivers’ Bill will pass. Will it be enough to put the Murray-Darling Basin Plan back on track?


Two UNSW experts help develop special cake as part of Meals on Wheels 70th anniversary.

Library lawn at UNSW

UNSW is ranked first in Australia for career impact and second overall in the nation’s newest university ranking.

Cars in a traffic with visible pollution.

A new paper reveals how companies frequently under-report Scope 3 emissions by focusing on insignificant categories.