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Why The Web Tells Us What We Already Know

Saturday, 22 December 2007, 3:46 pm | University of New South Wales

Researchers from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) have found that while Internet searches do bring up a variety of useful materials, people pay more attention to information that matches their pre-existing beliefs. More >>

Team Australia Triumphs In Law Competition, Japan

Tuesday, 18 December 2007, 6:59 pm | University of New South Wales

Three UNSW Law students have defeated teams from 16 universities to win a prestigious international negotiation and arbitration competition held in Japan. More >>

Nation Building - Climate Change's Silver Lining

Wednesday, 12 December 2007, 11:30 pm | University of New South Wales

"It is likely that a constructive adaptation to global warming will give rise to structural and cultural changes of a kind that we last saw in the aftermath of World War Two," says Professor Pusey. More >>

Bali Declaration Urges Tough Greenhouse Gas Limits

Friday, 7 December 2007, 12:11 pm | University of New South Wales

The Bali Declaration emphasises the current scientific consensus that long-term greenhouse gas concentrations need to be stabilised at a level well below 450ppm CO2e (450 parts per million measured in carbon dioxide equivalent). More >>