Easter-period travellers are being warned to take care with octopus straps that hospitalise 540 people each year with severe eye injuries.
A UNSW medical student is preparing to climb her way into the record books, by scaling Mount Everest as part of a unique team.
UNSW alumnus and Adjunct Professor Richard Johnson has been awarded the prestigious Royal Australian Institute of Architects 2008 Gold Medal.
UNSW will host the Cross, Icon and Message Stick as they tour Australia to promote World Youth Day, 2008.
UNSW has won more grants than any other institution in the country, in a special round of funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council, aimed at tackling dementia.
In what promises to be good news for Indigenous health, UNSW has one of the largest intakes of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in first-year medicine.
Students from UNSW's School of English, Media and Performing Arts are part of an Australian theatrical first
UNSW's Dr Frank Ruess has been awarded the 2007 Bragg Gold Medal by the Australian Institute of Physics.
More Australians are dining on kangaroo but most are unaware that the national icon is being wild harvested rather than farmed, according to new UNSW research.
Professor Deo Prasad will chair a United Nations environmental forum.