• Gabriel Cornell

    Born in Tassie but raised in Cape Town, South Africa, I have a passion for all things aquatic, particularly if it's a fish! I am half-way through a Master of Science (Geography), researching the effects of small-scale habitat rehabilitation on native fishes in a degraded stream in rural Victoria.

  1. Termite poo as seen from the air

    You decide you need a holiday, so you book a flight over to Cape Town, at the southern tip of South Africa. As the plane descends, …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/12/termite-poo-as-seen-from-the-air

  2. People love invasive species

    What gives an animal the right to exist? We often protect and value animals because they are native, they are part of the system, and they …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/06/we-ignore-the-rights-of-invasive-species

  3. The Ecology of Pokémon

    Pokémon are fictional creatures that inhabit a world similar to our own. Originally a series of video games, their creator, Satoshi Tajiri was an avid bug-collector …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/09/23/the-ecology-of-pokemon

  4. Fish with cold sores? What the carp?!

    Does thousands of diseased fish going belly-up and rotting in our waterways sound like a bad idea? Well, it just might happen.   Carp gather in …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/08/28/fish-with-cold-sores-what-the-carp