Posts tagged with elephants

  1. Plastic, Don’t Waste our Time!

    Take a look around you wherever you are, how many items can you see that are made out of or incorporates plastics. You’ll find, no matter …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/10/21/plastic-dont-waste-our-time

  2. Elephants that play together, stay together

    As the semester starts to wind down, I finally feel myself transforming from the stressed student I have been for the past 12 weeks, to the …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/14/elephants-who-play-together-stay-together

  3. Are elephants zombies walking among us?

    A recent study found that elephants are more resistant to cancer than we are as humans. Clues pinpoint to a ‘zombie gene’. Elephants—big and beautiful creatures I …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/28/are-elephants-zombies-walking-among-us

  4. Guardian of the Genome

    Elephants rarely get cancer because they have a gene that protects their genome. Elephants are the largest land animals on earth and have 100 times as …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/07/guardian-of-the-genome