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The Institute for Future Environments (IFE) studies how our natural, built and virtual environments interact, change and converge, to find ways to make them more sustainable, secure and resilient.

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Breakthrough discovery reveals how thirsty trees pull water to their canopies

01-02-2016A scientific mystery about how trees pull water from the ground to their top branches...

Is this the fourth Industrial Revolution?

28-01-2016The world’s largest private thinktank, the World Economic Forum, has joined the chorus voicing concern...

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IFE Distinguished Visitor Lecture: Long Live the Algorithm — But For Which Vision of Higher Education?

05-02-2016Professor Simon Buckingham Shum (Connected Intelligence Centre, University of Technology Sydney) WHEN: Wednesday 17 February,...

Protecting Your Critical Information: A Cyber Security Information Session for Industry and Government

08-02-2016WHEN: Wednesday 24 February, 3.45pm - 5.30pm, followed by light refreshments WHERE: The Forum, Room...

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