UNSW Science

Labs without Walls pilot project

UNSW Sydney scientists are using new technologies to provide new insights on day-to-day activities of research participants.

UNSW main walkway

The 2021 Nature Index lists the University as 76th out of the world’s top academic institutions, up 10 places from 86th in 2020.

Andrew Pitman and Susan Coppersmith

Two UNSW Sydney professors have been recognised among the nation’s most distinguished scientists.

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.

Kosciuszko National Park

Some native plants do not appear to be adapting to warming conditions.

illustration of a man and woman balanced on giant_scales

As more and more people use dating apps to find a partner, a trove of data from these users is revealing what men and women really want.

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.

Spider web

UNSW Sydney has been awarded a grant to assess mimicking spider silk for use in clothing, medical devices and prosthetics.

blood awaits testing in vials in a rack

Promising research shows scientists can identify a key cancer biomarker – PD-L1 – in blood.

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