News: Marine Biology
More than 35 percent of fish caught in the waters off southern Australia contain microplastics, and the problem is worse in SA - but many people in the fishing industry aren’t aware that we even have an ocean plastic problem.
Emerging scientists showcase their research at Ingenuity, University of Adelaide’s annual interactive expo of STEM projects.
Five University of Adelaide researchers have won 2021 South Australian Young Tall Poppy Science Awards.
Meet the sensitive new age sea snakes that use touch receptors to help them locate and court females.
Ocean acidification predicted under continuing high CO2 emissions may make cooler, temperate waters less welcoming to tropical fish.
Some species of fish will have higher reproductive capacity because of larger sex organs, under the more acidic oceans of the future.
Palaeontologists have helped shed an evolutionary light on a 500-million-year-old deep sea creature.
University of Adelaide marine ecologists are among a team of scientists awarded a Eureka Prize for their research towards rebuilding Australia’s lost shellfish reefs.
Research shows some native migratory fish species are now thriving after an earlier threat of extinction.
Scientists will feature at Ingenuity 2020 – a showcase of student projects exploring real-life applications across all disciplines of STEM.