Category Archives: University News

Global tourism carbon footprint quantified in world first

Comprehensive supply-chain analysis shows the true cost of travel Tourism has been revealed to be responsible for almost a tenth of greenhouse gas emissions, with flights a major component. The paper highlights a gap in the Paris climate agreement, which…

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9 facts you didn’t know about the carillon

Carillon’s 90th birthday hits a high note 90 years ago, the carillon bells arrived on our shores and were transported through Sydney to their new home at the University. To celebrate this milestone, we look at nine facts you might…

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Awards to honour alumni who have shaped our world

The 2018 Alumni Awards honour recent graduates and high-achieving alumni The Alumni Awards return for another year, celebrating the achievements of our alumni and recent graduates and their contributions to the University and the wider community. The University community will…

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Ancient origins of viruses discovered

Viruses infecting us today have ancient evolutionary histories A new study published in Nature transforms our understanding of the origins and evolution of viruses. Research published today in Nature has found that many of the viruses infecting us today have…

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