Science & Tech

T cell

An ultra-precise microscope that surpasses the limitations of Nobel Prize-winning super-resolution microscopy will let scientists directly measure distances between individual molecules.

Young boy on the laptop

Parents need to be more vigilant about their child’s internet usage as we spend more time online, cybersecurity expert Richard Buckland warns. 

Augmented reality software for hand washing

Dr Nayuta Yoshioka, Dr Juno Kim and Jason Feng from the Sensory Processes Research Laboratory at UNSW School of Optometry and Vision Science have developed an augmented reality software which shows the effectiveness of hand washing techniques.

Henry Yang and Andrew Dzurak

A proof-of-concept published today in Nature promises warmer, cheaper and more robust quantum computing. And it can be manufactured using conventional silicon chip foundries.

Tamina Pitt

Google software engineer and UNSW alumna, Tamina Pitt, is breaking down barriers and forging a ground-breaking trail for others to follow.

Echo with Dr Noel Hanna

Dr Noel Hanna from UNSW Science explains what an echo is and how they work.
 

traffic jam

A new model based on how diseases spread will help traffic controllers get on top of congestion faster.

Why bad odours hang around

Odour is all about perception and minimising it depends on what stage of the process you choose to target, a UNSW Engineering lecturer explains.

Children playing

Dr Georgie Fleming recommends five “pandemic parenting” strategies – including how to best use special play, praise, rewards, consequences and self-care.

Dr Anna Wang

A UNSW Sydney researcher has received a prestigious international grant to create self-propagating synthetic cells.

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