Pioneering a new technique, researchers have peered into the extremely faint light that exists between galaxies to describe the history and state of orphan stars.
Researchers from UNSW have uncovered how these tiny organisms can restore their movement in unfavourable conditions.
It’s important that citizen science projects engage volunteers from across society, including young people. A new Australian initiative is doing just that.
UNSW electrical energy expert reveals the striking truth about lightning.
It’s the first time UNSW academics have been honoured with the Prime Minister’s Prize for Science, the Prime Minister’s Prize for Innovation and the Prize for New Innovators in the same year.
A team of Australian scientists led by UNSW Sydney palaeontologist Lachlan Hart has calculated the body mass of two ancient amphibians.
Bats host many viruses dangerous to humans. But it’s only when their habitats are destroyed that we’re at risk.
A new study says existing models for potential maximum rainfall are out of date and suggests existing dams are potentially at greater risk due to spillway i
Industry-funded research says existing models for potential maximum rainfall are out of date and suggests existing dams are at greater risk due to spillway inadequacy.
The growing threat of flash flooding as a result of more intense rapid rain bursts means the city needs to update its flood defences.