The first major evaluation of community detention's expansion in Australia has found the program poses little risk to asylum seekers.
A UNSW scientist who solved a long-standing computational problem has cracked a prestigious list of up-and-coming artificial intelligence (AI) researchers.
UNSW has announced a new entry standard for its undergraduate degrees, becoming the first university to apply a minimum Admission Rank of 80.
Dominated by women and colour, the Art Gallery of NSW's latest exhibition displays the kind of art once regarded by the establishment as too decorative, writes Joanna Mendelssohn.
The so-called trust hormone, oxytocin, may not improve the symptoms of children with autism, a large study led by UNSW researchers has found.
A world-first interactive replica of Sydney’s CBD created with commercial gaming technology is providing a prototype for international urban planning and security.
A national survey has found that fewer than two out of three young Australians are able to identify the time it takes for the Earth to travel around the sun.
UNSW computing students who developed an app to empower local food charities have placed third in an international competition coordinated by Microsoft.
The Gonski Review has set ideas in motion about education that will be difficult for any government or group to stop, writes Leila Morsy.
As the reaction to Ed Husic's swearing-in on the Koran shows, there's still work to do to educate people about their right to follow whichever religion they choose, writes George Williams.