Science & Tech

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A UNSW professor’s Microfactory technology is the solution to Australia’s waste and recycling crisis.

Dr Sophie Lewis

UNSW Canberra Climate Scientist Dr Sophie Lewis has received the award for ACT Scientist of the Year, presented by the ACT Government.

Coral reef on Heron Island

Marine heatwaves are a much bigger threat to coral reefs than previously thought, research revealing a previously unrecognized impact of climate change on coral reefs has shown.

Giant parrot Heracles.

Meet ‘Heracles’ – the giant parrot that dwarfs its modern cousins.

nuclear waste

There's precious little business case for nuclear power in Australia, but we could start with the end product -  storing radioactive waste.

solar farm

UNSW Sydney is on track to use 100 per cent renewable electricity from 2020 as one of the biggest solar energy projects under construction in Australia nears completion.

Emotional Brain Study app

Researchers from UNSW and UCL are hoping that a newly launched app that tracks an individual’s moods and emotions could lead to better management of mental health disorders such as anxiety and depression.

moon landing

Australia should be involved in any new mission to the Moon. We have the interest and the expertise so let's be part of the race.

Southern Tablelands grasslands

The Monaro grasslands are a tiny surviving fraction of the native grasslands that once grew across the Southern Tablelands.

AI in Australia

Artificial Intelligence (AI) can enhance Australia's wellbeing, lift the economy, improve environmental sustainability and create a more inclusive and fair society.

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