Posts tagged with Extinction

  1. Are men going extinct?

    An ongoing debate in genetics is whether the male Y chromosome will disappear completely or survive its shrinkage. One study estimated that the Y chromosome will …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2020/09/13/are-men-going-extinct

  2. Alive and Ticking

    There has been enough speculation behind the next human extinction ranging from the third world war, to the acute water crisis, to an asteroid hitting the …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/30/alive-and-ticking

  3. Who are you calling Neanderthal?

    Neanderthals, Homo neanderthalensis, were the now-extinct cousins of our own species, Homo sapiens. In popular culture, the term is often used as an insult towards someone …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/17/who-are-you-calling-neanderthal

  4. Greater Than the Glider

    Two weeks ago, ABC unveiled a shocking experiment being conducted by VicForests that would kill greater gliders. VicForests’ experiment is testing how different logging regimes may …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/08/12/greater-than-the-glider

  5. A Bad Day to be a Dinosaur

      Incoming! ABOUT 66 million years ago, dinosaurs of many different shapes roamed the Earth. If you were a dinosaur, you’d be rather happy with your …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/08/08/a-bad-day-to-be-a-dinosaur

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