Science & Tech

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A collaboration between UNSW and the University of Sydney has opened the way for quantum computers in silicon to be developed at scale.

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You can support career development by nominating a deserving scientist, innovator or science teacher for recognition through a prize or award.

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A new study looking at variations in past sea ice cover in the Norwegian Sea found the shrinkage and growth of ice was instrumental in several abrupt climate changes between 32,000 and 40,000 years ago.

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We like to think that we are in the driver’s seat when it comes to the choice and strength of our everyday thoughts, but new research from UNSW suggests they might be more automatic and unconscious than we think.

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In a country where optometrists are one in 4 million, UNSW is supporting a dramatic expansion in health care that will change how many people see their world.

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While World Wildlife Day celebrates the biodiversity of our ecosystems, it is also a timely reminder of the impact of human development on our environment and the creatures that inhabit it. 

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In the lead up to International Women’s Day on March 8, UNSW Engineering student Jessica Athayde has been recognised for a prestigious infrastructure award.

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Two UNSW academics have been honoured by Australian Academy of Science for their research on the impact of ocean currents on the global climate and how forests evolve and vary across Australia. 

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Algorithmic guardians could be programmed to manage our digital interactions with social platforms and apps according to our personal preferences.

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Rewilding is gaining popularity around the world, as a means to restore ecosystems to their ancient state. But just like Vegemite, Australian rewilding projects need to have a unique flavour.

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