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7 August 13

An evening of science and humour with some of the world’s top online science communication celebrities – including Facebook phenomenon, Elise Andrew – will be a highlight of National Science Week.

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7 August 13

Those keen to address the gender imbalance in superannuation might want to keep sex out of the equation and instead boost the savings of low earners and informal carers, argues Rafal Chomik. 

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6 August 13

A UNSW spinoff company with a promising optical sensor technology has declined a $10 million Chinese offer to move offshore, opting instead to pursue their start-up dream in Australia.

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5 August 13

Promising research on green tea’s anti-cancer properties has been recognised in the State's top cancer research awards - one of three prizes won by UNSW.

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5 August 13

There is a hole in the Australian public administration where a space agency should be, writes Andrew Dempster.

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3 August 13

The banks are howling in protest but the new levy on bank deposits is a good idea that should have been introduced in 2008, writes Ross Buckley. 

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2 August 13

A major new fossil site has been discovered by UNSW scientists beyond the boundaries of the famous Riversleigh World Heritage area in north-western Queensland. 

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2 August 13

UNSW has once again achieved a QS Five Star Plus rating for excellence, one of only eight universities in the world to receive the honour.

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2 August 13

Solar engineers at UNSW will play a vital role supporting the southern hemisphere’s largest photovoltaic power station, expected to power 50,000 Australian homes by 2015.

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2 August 13

Sydney jazz musicians are using the sound and images of the human heart as part of their musical performance for National Science Week.

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