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Advice To A Young Scientist

26

Jul

2017

Advice To A Young Scientist

We still need you!

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Terrestrial Orchids of SW Australia: Plant of the Month

25

Jul

2017

Terrestrial Orchids of SW Australia: Plant of the Month

Rare plants from a little known biological 'hotspot'.

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A Monumental President

A Monumental President

Two new national monuments were designated.

16 May 2017

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The Colours of Australia are Fading

The Colours of Australia are Fading 2 June 2017

The Colours of Australia are Fading

Major changes have occurred recently to Australian forests.

Super Coral...a Super Hero?

Super Coral...a Super Hero? 26 May 2017

Super Coral...a Super Hero?

Heat-tolerant corals may help reef restoration.

Replanting Corals

Replanting Corals 17 May 2017

Replanting Corals

Some people are taking positive action today to reverse the damage caused by climate change and building resilience for tomorrow.

A Monumental President

A Monumental President 16 May 2017

A Monumental President

Two new national monuments were designated.

Coral Reef Update, 3

Coral Reef Update, 3 18 March 2017

Coral Reef Update, 3

Explaining the biology and consequences of coral bleaching.

Supporting Environmental Work

Supporting Environmental Work 1 April 2016

Supporting Environmental Work

April campaign to We Keep it Wild and support The Conservation Alliance.

Which Came First, The Chicken or the Egg?

Finally, a simple answer. The egg.
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If You Were an Owl...

If you were an owl, you could rotate your head 360 degrees. Investigators at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigated the structure of an owls neck bones, muscles, and blood vessels to see how this was possible. Here's the video presented by Science Friday: I wouldn't give it a try! WHB
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Airbags on the Outside

By Reilly Capps The category is: all-time stupid ideas. Vaulting ahead of screen doors on submarines, ultralight flights with Melissa McCarthy, raising your dog to sic on command, if the command is "nice doggy," and dating Hawaiians off Twitter, comes "airbags on the outside of cars." Somehow a Dutch company has done it. A few are taking it seriously. The Dutch government gave a million euros toward developing the idea. Weed is legal in Holland. The following video is mostly worth ...
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