Martina de Marcos, a final year UNSW Sydney Masters student, has helped to ban single use plastic bags in developing nations through grassroots activism.
Biodegradable 'plastic' bags made out of banana plants sounds a bit...bananas, but a couple of UNSW researchers have found a way to do it, and it could solve two industrial waste problems in one.
UNSW Medicine's Single Molecule Science is hosting an interactive science expo today - a free public event accessible to audiences with visual or hearing impairment that is engaging different senses.
UNSW students and engineers are using human-centred engineering to help provide electricity to off-grid rural communities in Fiji.
A three-point action plan from UNSW's Mark Hoffman proposes ways to increase tech skills in the Australian workforce and reduce our reliance on imported expertise.
Women invest more time and attention in appearance enhancement if they live in economically unequal environments - a phenomenon driven by status anxiety, according to a new study.
Dementia screening could be as easy as using a smartphone app that listens to elderly people speak.
UNSW Professor Raphael Grzebieta receives Lifetime Research Award at the 2019 National Transport Research Awards.
'Intelligent' shape-shifting propeller blade monitors its own performance and adapts to changing conditions in the water.
Extreme fire risk will overlap with weather patterns to create fire tornadoes more often under climate change.