• Kelley Leech

    A third year Ecology and Evolutionary Biology student with a passion for wildlife ecology and conservation

  1. The strangest bouquet you’ll EVER come across

    When I started telling people I had an interest in plants, I copped some strange looks. And I get it; to the untrained eye, plants just …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/21/the-strangest-bouquet-youll-ever-come-across

  2. Who are you calling Neanderthal?

    Neanderthals, Homo neanderthalensis, were the now-extinct cousins of our own species, Homo sapiens. In popular culture, the term is often used as an insult towards someone …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/17/who-are-you-calling-neanderthal

  3. Cane Toads: a Toxic Relationship with Australian Fauna

    Ahh the cane toad, a name that strikes horror in the hearts of Northern Queensland locals and environmentalists alike. This pest species has been a troublesome …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/08/12/cane-toads-a-toxic-relationship-with-australian-fauna