The flood zone around Townsville extends for hundreds of kilometres, making monitoring difficult even from the air. But scientists are testing a new satellite method that can peer through the clouds.
UNSW Sydney researchers are providing accurate maps of the Townsville flood frontier within an hour using the latest satellite radar imaging technology.
We love to be connected when we travel, but there are security steps everyone should take when using foreign networks, says UNSW Canberra Cyber Director Nigel Phair.
While we move soap around, it lifts up invisible oil that holds germs onto your hand.
UNSW Sydney's $3m deal with Providence Asset Group will accelerate research into reliable energy networks and fund a new centre supporting global development of renewables markets.
It is clear what's behind mass fish deaths on the Darling River and the broader destruction of the Murray-Darling river system.
The speed limit in areas with high pedestrian activity should be reduced to 30 to 40km/hr – rather than Australia’s current 50 km/h, a new study by UNSW scientists recommends.
CASA says we could have flying taxis operating in Australia within five years. But there are a few hurdles to clear before we see ride sharing happening in the air rather than on the ground.
UNSW Sydney quantum computing pioneer Michelle Simmons looks back on her time as the 2018 Australian of the Year.
Don’t fixate on funding cuts and market challenges, UK-born star scientist Michelle Simmons tells Australian peers.