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  1. Roll the tape! CRISPR technology directs new sci-fi blockbuster

    And no. It isn’t a GATTACA revival. If you haven’t heard, the CRISPR revolution is among us. This powerful gene-editing tool can manipulate DNA; the fundamental …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/20/roll-the-tape-crispr-technology-directs-new-sci-fi-blockbuster

  2. Here’s what asymmetrical butterflies and sweaty armpits can tell us about our sex

    If you ever want to go down a Wikipedia rabbit warren like no other, start your journey at ‘sexual dimorphism’. Male golden-orb weaver spiders are smaller …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/15/heres-what-asymmetrical-butterflies-and-and-sweaty-armpits-can-tell-us-about-our-sex

  3. Your garden hosts the lonely blue bee rock concert

    Scientists have recorded blue-banded bees head-bopping and shoulder-popping at three hundred and fifty times a second. The move is called ‘buzz pollination’, and it affects us …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/08/11/your-garden-hosts-the-lonely-blue-bee-rock-concert