Posts tagged with evolutionary biology

  1. Sea Monkeys- a nostalgic childrens toy with an amazing superpower

    I remember my sister and I receiving a packet each and being mesmerised as they grew and reproduced in the little container on top of my …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/21/sea-monkeys-a-nostalgic-childrens-toy-with-an-amazing-superpower

  2. Change is a constant: what evolutionary biology has to teach us

     Bacteria evolve and spread fast. Photo credit to AJC1via flikr; NASA Goddard Space Flight Center via flikr and Sonja Langford via Upslpash in that order.   As a …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/30/change-is-a-constant-what-evolutionary-biology-has-to-teach-us

  3. This flower uses maths to reproduce

    Numbers and spirals Imagine you are given one simple task: arrange the seeds of a sunflower so that they maximise available surface area. How would you …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/02/this-flower-uses-maths-to-reproduce

  4. The ‘meme’ is a meme

    What on earth am I talking about? Whether you are a veteran memer dwelling in the dark lairs of Reddit, Imgur, and 4chan, or someone who’s genuinely …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2016/09/30/the-meme-is-a-meme

  5. smoke and mirrors

    Biomimicry continues to leave me in awe. Despite our own nature inspired designs holding merit, they do not compete when the phenomena becomes concentric, resulting in …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2013/08/20/smoke-and-mirrors

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