Science & Tech

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UNSW PhD candidate Ankita Singh talks about her research, and the benefits of doing your PhD at UNSW Sydney.

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The flood zone around Townsville extends for hundreds of kilometres, making monitoring difficult even from the air. But scientists are testing a new satellite method that can peer through the clouds.

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UNSW Sydney researchers are providing accurate maps of the Townsville flood frontier within an hour using the latest satellite radar imaging technology.

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We love to be connected when we travel, but there are security steps everyone should take when using foreign networks, says UNSW Canberra Cyber Director Nigel Phair.

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While we move soap around, it lifts up invisible oil that holds germs onto your hand.

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UNSW Sydney's $3m deal with Providence Asset Group will accelerate research into reliable energy networks and fund a new centre supporting global development of renewables markets. 

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It is clear what's behind mass fish deaths on the Darling River and the broader destruction of the Murray-Darling river system.

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The speed limit in areas with high pedestrian activity should be reduced to 30 to 40km/hr – rather than Australia’s current 50 km/h, a new study by UNSW scientists recommends.

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CASA says we could have flying taxis operating in Australia within five years. But there are a few hurdles to clear before we see ride sharing happening in the air rather than on the ground.

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UNSW Sydney quantum computing pioneer Michelle Simmons looks back on her time as the 2018 Australian of the Year.

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