Science & Tech

Devil inside

Researchers have made a genetic blueprint of the Tasmanian Devil genome which may help answer questions about adult and childhood cancer.

Goff inside

UNSW scientists are part of a new national campaign aimed at countering misinformation in science.

We must stand up for the right of researchers to put forward their views free from intimidation, says UNSW's Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research) Les Field, who's welcomed the government's condemnation of threats against climate change scientists.

Beach inside

Researchers are creating the first global tool to forecast how changes in wave patterns and rising sea levels will affect beach erosion.

A new report from the independent Climate Commission "should be a wake-up call for global and national action on greenhouse gas emissions", says UNSW climate scientist Professor Matthew England.

Energy systems expert Professor Hugh Outhred examines what's really pushing up the price of electricity

NewInventors inside

A brilliant water saving idea by UNSW engineering academics Greg Leslie and Bruce Sutton has impressed the judges on ABC TV's New Inventors.

ACSMP Williams inside

The new Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices at UNSW will use advanced technologies such as 3-D simulation to assist the long-term viability of the mining industry.

Teleporter inside

Researchers have achieved a breakthrough in quantum communications and computing using a teleporter and a paradoxical cat.

Increased sustainability in steel production could result from a new research agreement signed by one of the world's top steel producers and four Australian universities.

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