Science & Tech

Mars

Off-earth mining will be crucial if the dream of building cities in space is to become a reality.

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We’re lagging behind on the shift to electric vehicles and clean transport. Here’s what we need to do.

UNSW Kensington campus

Australian research group will invest the next decade to advance the nation’s composite technologies capability and establish a world-leading industry.

3d rendered illustration of parallel universes in many worlds interpretation of quantum physics

A quantum mechanics interpretation can help us comprehend the hypothetical existence of many worlds.

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Consumers should have more control over how online marketplaces such as eBay and Amazon collect and use their data, according to a new ACCC report.

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By considering the environmental (and population) fluctuations that influence wildlife, we can arrive at more sustainable limits to wildlife deaths caused by human activities.

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When groundwater comes to the surface, sunlight and air convert organic molecules to greenhouse gases. That’s going to be a problem as we will need this water more as the world warms.

a sassy looking dingo sits on the beach

Citizen science project Dingo? Bingo! can be played immediately to help contribute to dingo research.

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Australian rainforests and bird communities remain under threat following the catastrophic 2019-2020 bushfire season, new UNSW Sydney research shows.

person holding a smartphone with a shopping list on screen in front of an open fridge

We are connecting ourselves, our homes and our workplaces to lots of internet-enabled devices: smartwatches, smart lightbulbs, toasters, fridges … How to keep all their data private?

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