• Lauren Cain
  1. A creepy crawly saviour for Devils

    Spider venom may provide new hope for the at-risk Tasmanian Devils –and no it won’t turn them into web-slinging superheroes.   The Tasmanian Devil, an iconic …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/20/a-creepy-crawly-saviour-for-devils

  2. Meowsic to your ears

    I’ll admit it, when I started writing this blog post I just wanted the excuse to sit on Youtube for hours and watch cat videos. Anything …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/22/meowsic-to-your-ears

  3. Is Australia getting more fire prone? We can thank climate change for that

    The fire seasons we experience each year seem to be getting more intense. Am I just imagining things or is there some science to back this …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/06/is-australia-getting-more-fire-prone-we-can-thank-climate-change-for-that

  4. Hiking a helping hand for Cinnamon Fungus?

    Phytophthora cinnamomi, better known as Cinnamon Fungus, is a deadly fungal infection that causes dieback in plants –and we are helping it spread. Human actions such …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/08/10/hiking-a-helping-hand-for-cinnamon-fungus