News: Environmental Science News
Growing evidence links natural green space exposure with a range of health benefits, including for mental health.
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.
Australia’s national parks are under serious threat of overgrazing and native kangaroos are major contributors to the problem.
A unique new facility at the University of Adelaide will help protect Australia’s precious groundwater from overuse and contamination.
New environmental remote sensing PhD opportunities are available working with researchers from our School of Biological Sciences and the CSIRO.
Only fish have gills, right? Wrong. Scientists have found a snake that can breathe through the top of its own head.
If we are so concerned for the rainforest why don’t we do more globally to help protect it?
The depth and diversity of research student projects in the Faculty of Sciences was once again on display at this week's final of the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition.
Blue is a very prominent colour on earth. But when it comes to nature, blue is very rare. Less than 1 in 10 plants have blue flowers and far fewer animals are blue.