Science & Tech

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We have not been able to develop an intelligence workforce that can keep up with the speed of advancing technologies and their threat to our national security.

Mike Archer

UNSW's Professor Mike Archer is the first Australian to win the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology​'s highest prize, the Romer-Simpson Medal.

Kaarin Anstey

Scientia Professor and UNSW SHARP Hire Kaarin Anstey believes involving people with diverse perspectives can lead to breakthroughs in ageing research, and that teamwork is crucial.  

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Scientia Professor Toby Walsh speaks to us about his pet peeves about the Hollywood blockbuster, The Terminator, and why it is not a reflection of artificial intelligence in society today.

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Scientists are rethinking the importance of an enigmatic molecule after finding intricate processes at play in its formation.

Jianbo Tang and Kourosh Kalantar-Zadeh

Liquid metal catalysts show great promise for capturing carbon and cleaning up pollutants, requiring so little energy they can even be created in the kitchen.

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UNSW researchers are using ‘wonder material’ graphene to generate sustainable energy in municipal wastewater treatment plants.

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This World Sight Day, we’ve compiled some of the many highlights from UNSW researchers and students working towards improving eye health.

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You’ve heard of blood tests and stool samples. Tear samples might be the next screening method to enter your doctor’s office, a new study from UNSW Sydney suggests.

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As a vibrant research field, biophotonics is exciting researchers the world over. Its primary goal? To create non-invasive, fast and effective ways to diagnose and treat disease.

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