More than half of the allocated funds will go towards making 'digital government' easier to do business with.
How ancient microbes survived in a world without oxygen has been a mystery. Scientists discovered a living microbial mat that uses arsenic instead of oxygen for photosynthesis and respiration.
Many Australian frogs may not have been as devastatingly impacted by last summer’s fires as feared – but scientists need more data to assess the impact further.
To fully understand droughts, we need to answer the question: where does Australia’s rainfall come from? The answer isn't simple.
A nocturnal marsupial has been reintroduced into a feral-free area created by a UNSW-led project.
The government's latest energy plans are a failure of logic, and will lock in fossil fuel use for decades.
Considering what we know about the key ingredients for life's formation on Earth, here are three explanations for how this process may have occurred on our sister planet.
Why is it so hard to control our thoughts? New research led by UNSW Sydney shows suppressed thoughts could be hiding in the visual part of our brains – without us even knowing.
A grant from the US National Cancer Institute will be used to investigate personalised treatment for malignant melanoma.
The discovery of phosphine in the acidic clouds of Venus can't be explained by any known chemical or geological processes.