Small insects understand how big they are, and can use that information while flying in a complex environment, new research shows.
We need to list one of the world’s most iconic animals as a threatened species, UNSW scientists say.
New research involving UNSW Canberra has the potential to mitigate bushfire danger and advance surgical techniques.
A new study is set to test the viability of a hydrogen supply chain between Australia and Germany.
Psychologists are hoping the UNSW Face Test will help unearth more of Australia’s top performers in facial recognition, known as super-recognisers.
DNA from the humble sea sponge is shedding light on the "dark matter" that makes up much of our genomes.
The Australian Museum’s FrogID Week is on again – this year, you can get involved to help understand the impact of summer bushfires and drought on our fragile frog population from.
A recycling breakthrough at UNSW Sydney offers new possibilities for the re-purposing of polymer-laminated aluminium products, such as food and coffee packaging.
An invention similar to an elephant’s trunk has potential benefits for many industries where handling delicate objects is essential, say the UNSW researchers who developed it.
Waste-to-energy incinerators could help Australia deal with its mounting waste crisis, but burning rubbish may come with risks to public health.