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Vine removal technique foils devastating grape disease
Tiling mechanisms of Drosophila compound eye through geometrical tessellation
Jellyfish’s stinging cells hold clues to biodiversity
What Grasshoppers Feed On
Tough new penalties for animal welfare law breaches
DNA provides unique look at moa and climate change
Head, body, eye coordination conserved across animal kingdom, researchers find
Switching to feral pig diet helped boost croc numbers
Forest as shelter for insects in warmer climates?
Fast Five with Dr David Chieng
One step closer to understanding atherosclerosis
Light-infused particles go distance in organic semiconductors
Change in diet may contribute to rapid recovery of apex predator, new research reveals
How to manage liver fluke
Light, oxygen turn waste plastics into useful benzoic acid
Fast Five with Dr Alin Rai
Cacao Tree Enigma
Dark matter of brain
Weed workshops gather producer insight for heliotrope management manual
Prof Roland Stocker awarded 2021 Basic Science Award
Lots of activities for school holidays 31 March
Nominations open for 2023 honorific awards and funding
$6.75M EPA grant to fund Great Lakes food web monitoring
Neuroanatomy course takes personal approach to brain illustrations
Fewer antibody diversity as we age
3D printing key to inclusive learning for students with blindness or low vision
Renowned wheat genome advocate wins 2021 Farrer Memorial Medal
After mating, fruit fly sperm are no longer fully male
New CRISPR Element Regulates Viral Defense
Urbanization is driving evolution of plants around world, University of Toronto study finds
Game-changing new therapy to lower cholesterol and stabilise plaques associated with heart attack
Germline Stem Cell Biology team wins ARC Discovery grant
Corroboree frogs return home
New study explores links between obesity and periodontal disease
Answers for families as researchers identify new rare genetic mutation
New tool reveals function of enigmatic gene sequences
What Makes Plants Electrically Excitable
Arts Unplugged to feature science of small
RHDV – Get timing right to manage rabbits
New ILTSE book provides research and practice framework for senior high school science
Pine Needles Tell Story of PFAS in North Carolina
Temperature, reproduction link holds promise for insect control
New game shows how animals choose their mate
“Very rare find” of ghost shark hatchling
Cornell doctoral candidate wins national 3MT competition
Better way to help endangered species recover
Imaging illuminates biological light switch
Novel flight style that helps smallest beetles to excel