Posts tagged with biotechnology

  1. Immaculate Conception in Nature

    “The Birds and the Bees”. We all know it as a euphemism for baby-making between members of the opposite sex. But, did you know that both …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/14/immaculate-conception-in-nature

  2. Will Eating Meat be Obsolete?

    Well, no. The chances of the human race going meat-free are roughly the same as Tony Abbott ever becoming Prime Minister again, no matter how many …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/08/07/will-eating-meat-be-obsolete

  3. Biohacking – DIY of the future

    Science fiction loves exploring the idea of upgraded humanity.  For example, some characters have superhuman strength and defense abilities due to mechanical exoskeletons, like Tony Stark …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/09/21/biohacking-diy-of-the-future

  4. GMO, some can’t live with it, others can’t live without it

    Last year I watched the Australian Story episodes about a fight between two farmers in Western Australia, Stephen and Michael. Stephen was running an organic farm. …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2016/08/13/gmo-some-cant-live-with-it-others-cant-live-without-it

  5. Did you say real cow leather but not from a cow?

    I have never been a fan of leather for various reasons. Why wear some else’s skin? But I must be honest as well. Some leather jackets …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2013/10/07/did-you-say-real-cow-leather-but-not-from-a-cow