• ghepburn
  1. The Great Oxygenation Event – when Earth took its first breath

    Have you ever wondered where the oxygen we breathe came from? Why is our planet, unlike so many in the universe, capable of supporting such diverse …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/22/the-great-oxygenation-event-when-earth-took-its-first-breath

  2. If you hate coriander, you might not be able to blame genetics

    As I was basking in the sun, surrounded by friends, chomping down on my BBQ pork roll, my mood was instantly shattered. As the strong taste …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/16/if-you-hate-coriander-you-might-not-be-able-to-blame-genetics

  3. Golden Poo: Are we flushing down a fortune?

    One man’s trash is another man’s treasure. Or in this case, one man’s poop is another man’s goldmine. It turns out our sewage contains a crap …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/01/golden-poo-are-we-flushing-down-a-fortune

  4. The Devil is in the details: the decline of an Australian icon

    If I asked you what comes to mind when you think of Tasmania, you’d likely be thinking about the Tassie devil. But you might not know …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/09/20/the-devil-is-in-the-details-the-decline-of-an-australian-icon