Posts tagged with Conservation

  1. Wilderness or Home? Redefining Pristine Nature for Conservation

    Prelude by Hannes Flo (CC BY 2.0), via Flickr   ‘Wilderness’ is a figment of our imagination, a concept contested since the 1970’s. Where did the term …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2021/10/03/wilderness-or-home-redefining-the-myth-of-pristine-nature

  2. 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

  3. Beauty or the Beast?

    “He was hard and tough and wiry – just the sort that won’t  say die – There was courage in his quick impatient tread; And he …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2021/09/28/beauty-or-the-beast

  4. 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

  5. The Power of Memes: Are Ugly Animals Easier to Conserve?

    The World Wildlife Fund estimates that at least 10,000 species become extinct each year. Obviously, the looming threat of species extinction isn’t a laughing matter, however, …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2021/09/26/the-power-of-memes-are-ugly-animals-easier-to-conserve

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