Science & Tech

Young girl studying

A new taskforce has launched a report that shows we need to change the perception of engineering in schools and society to increase gender diversity.

Platypus might become extinct

New UNSW research calls for national action to minimise the risk of the platypus vanishing due to habitat destruction, dams and weirs.

Professor Stuart Khan

Stuart Khan is a Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering with expertise in water treatment processes.

climate change protest girl

Having fewer children is one of the most effective ways an individual can mitigate climate change.

bushfire kangaroo

In a matter of weeks, the fires have subverted decades of dedicated conservation efforts for many threatened species.

Elia Hauge after the last survey in Dharan

Humanitarian engineering student Elia Hauge discovers that a changing demographic in Nepal has led to more women taking on active roles in managing water.

Environmental Engineering Footprint

The Industrial Ecology Virtual Laboratory is helping governments and businesses see that society has an environmental footprint extending far beyond its physical boundaries.

Bushfires

Professor John Fletcher from UNSW Engineering explains the effects of bushfires on our energy infrastructure and how consumers can help prevent outages.

Tap water

Professor Stuart Khan from UNSW Sydney explains the immediate and long-term effects of bushfires on water quality.

Bondi beach waves

There's much more to waves than the part you see at the beach. And it can all start hundreds, if not thousands, of kilometres from the shore.

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