Researchers will work with the NSW Office of the Chief Scientist & Engineer and industry to store and convert excess renewable energy for use in a range of sectors.
3D printers may one day become a permanent fixture of the operating theatre after UNSW scientists showed they could print bone-like structures containing living cells.
Waste rock wrongly classified as harmless and a leaking dam could have devastating impact on the local environment and community near the McArthur River Mine.
Before people switch on to electic cars in Australia, the government here has to recognise its role in making it more attractive.
UNSW-led research will enable astronomers to look at any galaxy in the Universe and predict when it will stop producing stars.
The native species has reached numbers that are contributing to drier soil and less vegetation – and may be more damaging to conservation areas than rabbits.
Social isolation can trigger sugar and cigarette cravings, but socialising may offer relief, a study in rats has shown.
Research conducted by UNSW Sydney has paved the way for clinical testing of an eye drop treatment for diabetic macular oedema and wet age-related macular degeneration, the leading causes of blindness in the developed world.
Using 'base editing', researchers have cured progeria in mice. This genetic syndrome causes premature ageing in humans – those with the disease usually don't live past the age of 13.
We know heatwaves and drought can turn bushfires into infernos, but the reasons why were poorly understood in science.