Posts tagged with Animals

  1. Most Similar Virus to Covid-19 Found in Bats in Laos

    Deep in the forests of Laos, three new viruses have been found in Horseshoe Bats. These viruses, named BANAL-52, BANAL-103, and BANAL-236 are more similar to …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2021/10/03/most-similar-virus-to-covid-19-found-in-bats-in-laos

  2. Big Flippers!

    Fosils discovered by a group of school kids on New Zeland’s North Island in 2006 have now been confirmed to be a completely new species of …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2021/10/03/big-flippers

  3. Right in front of your nose! ‘Nostril recognition’ as the latest koala counting technique.

    After the Black Summer bushfires of 2019, there are ongoing concerns regarding the welfare and decline of koala populations across Australia. Currently, the most common way …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2021/10/03/right-in-front-of-your-nose-nostril-recognition-as-the-latest-koala-counting-technique

  4. A Mammoth Task!

    American company Colossal is making a brave bid to bring back the woolly mammoth. Headed by George Church from the Harvard Medical School, Colossal has received …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2021/10/01/a-mammoth-task

  5. Say Cheese! – Our Friend the Axolotl

    Growing up in Australia it’s not uncommon to have a family pet or two, though my experience was definitely more akin to zoo. Amongst the cats, …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2021/09/27/say-cheese-our-friend-the-axolotl

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