Strong magnetic fields discovered in majority of stars—Finding to impact understanding of stellar evolution
The temple of Angkor Wat was much larger and more complex than previously thought, University of Sydney archaeologists have discovered.
It is the brightest infrared star in the Northern sky, but a University of Sydney student has found that astronomers have been mistakenly interpreting the dust in the environment of a famous star that lies 450 light years ...
The world-famous Australian reef is providing an effective barrier against landslide-induced tsunamis, new research shows.
Columns of workers penetrate the forest, furiously gathering as much food and supplies as they can. They are a massive army that living things know to avoid, and that few natural obstacles can waylay. So determined are these ...
Humans have the best of all possible visual worlds because our full stereo vision combines with primitive visual pathways to quickly spot danger, a study led by the University of Sydney has discovered.
An international team of scientists has identified a gene that can prevent some of the most significant wheat diseases—creating the potential to save more than a billion dollars in lost production in Australia each year.
An international team of scientists has discovered the first oceanic microplate in the Indian Ocean—helping identify when the initial collision between India and Eurasia occurred, leading to the birth of the Himalayas.
If a foal has race-winning parents it is more likely to have a champion career, research into complex traits shows.
Physicists from the University of Sydney have devised a way to use diamonds to identify cancerous tumours before they become life threatening.