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  1. How long is a goldfish’s memory?

    There is a popular belief that goldfish only have a 3 second memory. But, the humble goldfish may not only have a longer memory than most …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/10/27/how-long-is-a-goldfishs-memory

  2. Are elephants really afraid of mice?

    The image of a large elephant cowering in fear when it sees a small mouse is commonly seen on children’s cartoons and movies, but how could …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/10/20/are-elephants-really-afraid-of-mice

  3. How super are superfoods?

    I’m sure you’ve heard of superfoods. On the internet we are constantly bombarded with headlines like “10 superfoods to improve your health instantly,” or “top 5 …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/10/13/how-super-are-superfoods

  4. China’s Great Wall not so great from space?

    We’ve all heard that The Great Wall of China is the only man-made object visible from space. You may have heard it from a friend, a …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/08/18/chinas-great-wall-not-so-great-from-space