Posts tagged with Conservation

  1. Get Smart: A Genetic Approach to Conservation

    In Australia we’ve heard thousands of times about the relentless spread of cane toads. We know they pose a threat to native wildlife, but I bet …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/01/get-smart-a-genetic-approach-to-conservation

  2. Cane Toads: a Toxic Relationship with Australian Fauna

    Ahh the cane toad, a name that strikes horror in the hearts of Northern Queensland locals and environmentalists alike. This pest species has been a troublesome …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/08/12/cane-toads-a-toxic-relationship-with-australian-fauna

  3. Is suicide sex driving this cute little marsupial to extinction?

    You might remember, a few years back, that a certain mouse-like marsupial flooded the headlines, for their peculiar mating behaviour. The innocent looking antechinus, for a …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/08/12/is-suicide-sex-driving-this-cute-little-marsupial-to-extinction

  4. Fighting the Plastic Battle

    Around two months ago, I watched the first series of ABC’s War on Waste (which I highly recommend). After learning that the major supermarkets have REDcycle …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/08/11/fighting-the-plastic-battle

  5. Dogs, rats and predjudice

    When I was 6 years old, my parents got a dog.  I was the last to know, and can still vividly remember walking into the lounge …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/22/dogs-rats-and-predjudice

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