Science & Tech

Aerial view of Murray Darling Junction with flood waters flowing in near Lock 10. Location Wentworth

An independent group of leading Australian scientists, economists and business people including a UNSW academic have released their investigation into whether water reforms have resulted in the flows needed to improve river health. 

Aquaculture farms in the coast of China’s northeast province of Liaonin

The scale of people’s marine intrusion is comparable to that on land, a team of researchers has found.

A Highland wild dog with a golden coat

Dingoes, meet your long-lost cousins: New Guinea singing dogs and Highland wild dogs.

Triangles

What did Pythagoras do with all those triangles, anyway?

UNSW’s School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences building

A new pilot agreement will strengthen UNSW Sydney industry partnerships by opening the door for companies to occupy space on the Kensington campus.

Jill Newby

Associate Professor Jill Newby has received a 2020 Young Tall Poppy Science Award for her work in raising awareness of mental health in the community.

Protest sign reading 'There is no Planet B'

How do we put climate change back on the agenda during a pandemic? Scientists and science communicators helped answer this question during National Science Week.

Coal mine

A significant amount of greenhouse emissions could be eliminated within a decade thanks to a proposed new treaty.

Woman feeling nauseous while wearing a virtual reality headset

‘Cybersickness’ might sound right out of a sci-fi novel, but it’s an illness impacting people across industries today. UNSW Sydney researchers are trying to understand what causes this sickness – and how to prevent it.

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