Despite the popular and intuitive notion that people find climate change psychologically distant, a new review of the evidence shows that’s not the case at all.
A gene that controls inflammation could pave the way for more precise disease diagnostics and personalised treatments for kidney disease.
Scientists hope the new tool could be used to make it easier for GPs and patients to get information on dementia risk factors.
New research suggests these underwater canopies provide hundreds of billions of dollars in value to society.
Researchers focused on a site in the Illawarra region of NSW, which holds a unique record into the past.
Do record-breaking wind speeds mean a particularly catastrophic storm? Not always – and it can be tricky to get precise measurements.
If social media companies are restricted in how they collect, use and share Australians’ data, we can take significant steps toward protecting everyone from foreign interference.
UNSW geotechnical expert says one in four international tailings dam failures are due to earthquakes.
Almost two decades of whale recordings suggest the movements of the pygmy blue whale are affected by climate cycles.
When we stopped whaling, the whales recovered. But our vital kelp forests won’t return without our help.