Science & Tech

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.

Refugees' mental health

A world-first intervention for refugee men who suffer from PTSD has shown promise in a trial, encouraging them to get help.

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A 3D printer that can print replicas of different types of cancers and surrounding cells has won one of Australia's major design awards.

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A discovery led by UNSW Canberra scientist Ivo Seitenzahl opens the door on a new way of studying supernovae.

2-qubit gate

The team of physicists at UNSW Sydney led by 2018 Australian of the Year Professor Michelle Simmons have built a super-fast version of the central building block of a quantum computer. The research is a milestone result of a vision first outlined by scientists 20 years ago.

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The cost of management of Australia's native dog could be shared among dog lovers.

Angelica Merlot in the lab

Scientia Fellow Angelica Merlot is determined to outmanoeuvre some of the deadliest cancers.

wind turbines

A proposal for 270m tall wind turbines on Robbins Island in Tasmania has ruffled some feathers – but here's why towering turbines are here to stay.

MIchelle Simmons and team

A group of physicists at UNSW Sydney have built a super-fast version of the central building block of a quantum computer. The research is the milestone result of a vision first outlined by scientists 20 years ago.

Masaka Regional Hospital in Uganda.

UNSW students involved with the Engineering World Health Summer Institute program make record number of repairs in Ugandan and Cambodian hospitals.

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