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By Author: Rebecca Hancock

Deep-sea mystery solved as three become one

So dramatic is the metamorphosis of whalefishes that until now scientists thought the larva, adult male and adult female specimens in collections were from three separate families of fishes.

By: Rebecca Hancock, Category: Science, Date: 04 Jun 2009

Helping hand for a vulnerable little chat


Australian Museum researchers are set to begin a new study on the conservation ecology of an iconic inhabitant of coastal saltmarshes, the White-fronted Chat, with funding from Lake Macquarie City Council and the Herman Slade Foundation.

By: Rebecca Hancock, Category: Science, Date: 03 Jun 2009