Honey bees have adapted several method to ensure proper conditions within the hive remain stable.
The Journal of Environmental Pollution have published a study by scientists at CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency; Project AWARE, a global non-profit connecting community action and policy; and Ocean Conservancy, a US-based advocacy non-profit, that evaluated the relationship between land-based debris and what is found…
A team of scientists – from the University of Newcastle and the University of Sydney – has published important findings revealing that between 5000 and 8000 years ago when sea-levels were approximately two metres higher than today, the Lower Murray River turned into a large,…
University of Adelaide students of oenology and viticulture are blind tasting wines in the familiar surrounds of their homes as part of their online learning.
A study published in Scientific Reports by Macquarie University Applied BioSciences has revealed that Queensland Fruit Fly (Q-fly) can detect the presence of potential predators by smell. Incredibly the study also found that Q-fly modify their behaviour based upon this detection, adopting predator specific responses.
Developers may struggle to find enough land to offset the biodiversity impacts of future development, according to a University of Queensland study.
A farmer near Clunes has grown a monster crop of canola weighing in at 3.75 tonnes per hectare.