Tuesday, April 23, 2019
carbon footprint holiday

Our holiday carbon footprint

No matter what you celebrate, there are ways to ensure that you're saving the environment from a huge holiday carbon footprint.
coral bleaching great barrier reef

The fate of the Great Barrier Reef

Carol Ge is a runner up in UNSW's Bragg Writing Prize. Read Carol's piece about the devastating effects of climate change on our Great Barrier Reef.
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STEAMpunk Girls

An enterprising group of Sydney girls take part in the STEAMpunk Girls program to address real-world issues using STEAM solutions.
edible insects

Are you ready for edible insects?

Are you ready to chomp crickets and swallow spiders? Ready or not, take our quiz to find out which edible insects you should start with.
Zadko Telescope

5 reasons why neutron stars colliding is awesome

Two neutron stars colliding 130 million light years away is the biggest news in astronomy since we were sunk by the discovery of gravitational waves.
hungry caterpillars

The very hungry caterpillars

Scoring runner up in UNSW's Bragg Writing Prize is Ebony Wallin's essay about the very hungry caterpillars that can digest plastic.
imperfect produce

Imperfect produce and the war on waste

UNSW's Bragg Writing Prize has been won by 7th grader Sam Jones, who is advocating to give ugly fruit a go.

Mechatronic engineering

Coming to a sewer near you – machines cleaning our urban pipelines
marine PhD

Marine PhD

Marine PhD student finds dolphins will track ships for years.
science careers

Science careers

Add a solid science background to just about any area to get the recipe for an unbelievable career as an innovator and leader.
Conservation careers

Conservation careers

It'll blow your mind how many ways maths can make a difference internationally. Check out these data scientists and conservationists who came from UTS.
Climatology research at UNSW

Climatology

UNSW Australia’s Climate Change Research Centre offers just the right atmosphere for climatology - the science of understanding our planet’s climate.

Maths is behind everything you do online: here’s how

The internet is powered by algorithms, like a more sophisticated version of the equations you’ll learn in class. So, why don’t we think of maths like that?

Could a fixed versus growth mindset be holding you back?

growth mindset
Find out the difference between a “fixed” versus “growth” mindset and how you can implement a growth mindset at uni and work.

VIDEO: How big data is saving endangered frogs

endangered frogsvideo
Data science is saving endangered frogs by giving ecology researchers the big picture on how animal populations are declining.