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02 March 2017

Nature works with nanotechnology to extract water from thin air

A new low-cost material inspired by a beetle native to the Namib Desert has the potential to collect water sustainably from humid air for irrigation and drinking.

02 March 2017

Women less likely to have heart health checked by doctors

Australian women are less likely than men to have heart disease risk factors assessed by doctors, a new study by the University of Sydney and The George Institute for Global Health reveals.

02 March 2017

University of Sydney researchers win $2m to defeat cancer

The University of Sydney has won a third of the funding awarded to researchers by the NSW Cancer Council

02 March 2017

Renae Ryan announced as Academic Director of SAGE

The new appointment will see Associate Professor Ryan drive one of the University's gender equity and diversity programs aimed at promoting women in STEMM. 

02 March 2017

Drug lead identified in fight against TB

New findings lead the way to a much-needed treatment for the world's most deadly infectious disease.