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 research paper that recommends increasing urban green spaces to prevent human disease, has won a significant award in its field.
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.
Recent case studies have revealed an overall positive relationships between the diversity of native species and presence of weedy species, notably in Mediterranean Biome grasslands.
Research for a range of industrial sectors including scientific, advanced manufacturing, defence, resources, biomedical and agriculture has received a major boost.