News: Biological Science
Scientists suggest living great apes are smarter than our pre-human ancestor Australopithecus, a group that included the famous ‘Lucy’.
The availability of high-quality plant genome sequences and advances in functional genomics is revolutionising our ability to understand plant evolution.
Research shows that climate is an important indicator of what colour and pattern bird eggs will be.
Fiona Whelan has been appointed as the newest Ramsay Fellow in Applied Science.
Australia’s national parks are under serious threat of overgrazing and native kangaroos are major contributors to the problem.
A research paper that recommends increasing urban green spaces to prevent human disease, has won a significant award in its field.
Australian and New Zealand researchers have joined forces to document their view of kelp forests.
Only fish have gills, right? Wrong. Scientists have found a snake that can breathe through the top of its own head.
University of Adelaide researchers have discovered that fossil and museum collections around the world are home to more male than female mammals.