• Jasmine Mcbain-Miller
  1. Where did all the giant bugs go?

     We’ve all experienced the unpleasantness of having an insect fly into our mouths. If we’re lucky and fast enough, we might manage to spit them out. If …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2016/10/21/where-did-all-the-giant-bugs-go

  2. A less disappointing version of you might exist, but you’ll never meet them

    Remember that ill-timed comment you once made that just made the situation a whole lot worse? You can take comfort in the possibility that there is a version …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2016/09/11/the_multiverse

  3. Is that a pilus on your surface, or are you just happy to see me?

    Sitting here reading this, you are probably unaware that bacteria might be performing their own version of sex somewhere near you! That’s right, bacterial orgies could be happening …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2016/08/30/bacterial_conjugation

  4. The Chickens That Stand Guard

    They are our avian defenders. Our silent watchers of disease spread. They warn us of imminent dangers. They are our sentinel chickens. While she may not look like a …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2016/08/19/the-chickens-that-stand-guard