Posts tagged with pollination

  1. Why a sunflower is actually a hippy commune

    Being a budding plant scientist, I’m frequently asked (once a year) what my favourite fun fact about plants is. There’s an abundance to choose from – …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/12/why-a-sunflower-is-actually-a-hippy-commune

  2. It’s Spring! Time to Stop and Smell the Roses!

    Image Source: StefanoKass, via pixabay Flowers have long been used by humans for gifts, decoration, and gardening. So, it wouldn’t be unreasonable to think that these …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/10/its-spring-time-to-stop-and-smell-the-roses

  3. How do bees get their fat little bodies off the ground?

    The bee paradox To quote the highly scientifically accurate blockbuster ‘The Bee Movie’, “According to all known laws of aviation, there is no way a bee …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/09/06/how-do-bees-get-their-fat-little-bodies-off-the-ground