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Swans, rhinos, herds and resilience

Matthew Beck is an Associate Professor in Infrastructure Management at The University of Sydney Business School in the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies. His research focusses on behavioural economics and modelling. Not a black swan While many have said…


Bringing back the colour to ancient Egyptian coffins

Using the latest technology to unlock old secrets Uncovering the secrets of ancient Egypt used to involve a shovel, a gentle brush, and endless patience. Things have changed. Now archaeologists are using some of the most advanced technologies available. The…


Semester 2, 2020 will commence on August 24

Dear students, I am writing to let you know that the University has decided to delay the start of Semester 2 this year by three weeks, with a new start date of Monday 24 August. Most units of study will be…