News / In the media

results per page
30 January 2018

The world’s first atlas that maps the most common types of soil bacteria in environments around the world has been compiled by an international...

24 January 2018

OPINION: Today, when our weather forecasters tell us a heatwave is coming, we can be quietly confident of the time it will arrive and the...

16 January 2018

OPINION: With global sea levels expected to...

11 January 2018

The fossilised remains of a giant burrowing bat that lived in New Zealand millions of years ago have been found by a UNSW Sydney-led international...

5 January 2018

The Greater Bilby has not been seen in the wild in NSW for more than a century.

5 January 2018
The 1912 death of Scott of the Antarctic and four companions has long been blamed on poor planning by Scott, but documents discovered by UNSW...
4 January 2018

OPINION: I’ve lost track of the number of people who have drowned in rip currents on Australian beaches this summer.

19 December 2017

OPINION: Last year there was a horrific drowning toll on our beaches over the Christmas holiday period and unfortunately it seems to be happening...

15 December 2017

A Crest-tailed Mulgara, a small carnivorous marsupial known only from fossilised bone fragments and presumed extinct in NSW for more than century...

15 December 2017

Darren Curnoe reports on his recent excavation at the famous Niah Caves in Borneo.