Posts tagged with Ecology

  1. Fire: A friend and foe

    For many of us, hearing the word ‘bushfire’ is likely to trigger thoughts of panic, inspired by the annual summer TV news coverage of the Australian …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2022/09/29/fire-a-friend-and-foe

  2. Cascades in Yellowstone

    And no, I’m not talking about waterfalls Picture this: The year is 1994, and you are an environmental scientist trekking through Yellowstone National Park in the …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2022/09/26/cascades-in-yellowstone

  3. The Strange & Fascinating Family Dynamics of the Naked Mole-Rat

    Have you ever seen a naked mole-rat? The name’s evocative of their hairless and saggy, paperlike skin, complemented by teeth and a face that I could …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2022/09/19/the-strange-fascinating-family-dynamics-of-the-naked-mole-rat

  4. Where are the Night Parrots?

    The elusive, nocturnal Night Parrot (Pezoporus occidentalis) is a Critically Endangered bird native to central Australia. It is so rare, that scientists struggle to know where …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2022/08/10/where-are-the-night-parrots

  5. Carbon Sequestration in Forests for Climate Change Mitigation?

    One of the most memorable lessons that I can recall from middle school about ecology is photosynthesis which on rudimentary level means plants use carbon dioxide …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2022/08/07/carbon-sequestration-in-forests-for-climate-change-mitigation

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