Posts tagged with koala

  1. Right in front of your nose! ‘Nostril recognition’ as the latest koala counting technique.

    After the Black Summer bushfires of 2019, there are ongoing concerns regarding the welfare and decline of koala populations across Australia. Currently, the most common way …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2021/10/03/right-in-front-of-your-nose-nostril-recognition-as-the-latest-koala-counting-technique

  2. Koalas: Not the smartest tool in the shed

    Sure, they’re cute and cuddly. They’re incredibly photogenic and they’re unashamedly Australian. However, Koalas seemingly aren’t very good at being animals. What do I mean by …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/09/17/koalas-not-the-smartest-tool-in-the-shed

  3. Killing Koalas: Crime or Kindness?

    Not long ago I was in a debate regarding the culling of koala populations to enhance biodiversity. It was a very interesting topic and like all …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2013/09/09/killing-koalas-crime-or-kindness

  4. 8% Retrovirus

    What would you do if I told you are 8% virus? No, not lying, not this time. Your genome (mine two, last time I checked I …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2013/08/15/8-retrovirus