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Feathers of the Gods: Koala Genome Project

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Rebecca Johnson is leading a team of scientists to map the genes of the Koala. Found in eastern and southern Australia, the Koala faces various threats, including habitat loss, dog attacks, traffic accidents, disease and a reduction in genetic diversity... read more.

 

Photographer:
Stuart Humphreys
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© Australian Museum

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