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12 May 2016

Hidden housemates: the mosquitoes that battle for our backyards

With the leap of Zika virus into the international public health spotlight this year, we’re reminded again how threatening mosquitoes can be.

12 May 2016

Obesity on the rise in Indonesia

Obesity is on the rise in Indonesia, one of the largest studies of the double burden of malnutrition in children has revealed.

12 May 2016

Is the 'Trump of the Philippines' a force for good or evil?

Time will tell if President-elect Rodrigo Duterte will be a change for the better or worse, writes doctoral researcher Adele Webb.

12 May 2016

Students exhibit at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

A group of University of Sydney students will participate in the premier Venice Architecture Biennale, which is expected to draw around 200,000 international visitors from 28 May to 27 November 2016.

12 May 2016

Call yourself a cosmetic surgeon?

The new cosmetic surgery guidelines for doctors are welcome, but only tackle half the problem, writes Professor Merrilyn Walton.

12 May 2016

How the Hawaiian-Emperor seamount chain got its spectacular bend

The mechanism causing the unique, sharp bend in the spectacular Hawaiian-Emperor seamount chain has been uncovered in a collaboration between the University of Sydney and Caltech.