Plans for coal seam gas mining across Australia are expanding rapidly, yet there are no national regulations in place. Dr Stuart Khan, from UNSW's Water Research Centre, outlines the processes involved and their implications for our groundwater.
UNSW’s Learning to Teach Online, a video-based program helping teachers in 138 countries step into the virtual classroom, has earned its developers a prestigious international award.
A concept design aimed to promote transparency in the charity sector has won COFA graduate Masato Sano the graphic design graduate of the year award for NSW.
UNSW has strengthened its affiliation with the Sydney Writers' Festival, becoming a major partner of the iconic literary event.
The chance of success for Kofi Annan's plans in Syria is slender. Should his initiatives fail, the crisis could become catastrophic, writes Anthony Billingsley.
The inaugural National Indigenous Youth Parliament marks a new milestone for Indigenous voting rights in Australia, write Jo Coghlan and Scott Denton.
COFA graduate Nigel Milsom has won the 2012 Sulman Prize for his painting depicting the social isolation of gambling.
UNSW legal experts, drug researchers and health professionals have backed a call by a group of eminent Australians for an overhaul of the approach to illicit drugs.
Could the sheer size of Campbell Newman's victory in the Queensland election sow the seeds of a British-style Westminster revolt, asks Fergal Davis.
Australia’s military must re-evaluate its role post Afghanistan or risk failing to adapt to new international challenges, leading security analyst Professor Alan Dupont warns.