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Category: AMRI

Seagrass grazers coming out of their shells

New research sheds light on a group of tiny snails that do us all a favour.

By: Dr Anders Hallan, Category: AMRI, Date: 07 Jul 2015

Kangaroos, wallabies and rat-kangaroos, oh my!

All you ever wanted to know about these species and more, is now available in one new book!

By: Dr Mark Eldridge, Dr Greta Frankham, Category: AMRI, Date: 01 Jul 2015

A wooden shield from Kamay-Botany Bay gives insights into pre-European Aboriginal exchange systems

Captain James Cook and Sir Joseph Banks thought they had collected a shield made in Botany Bay...

By: Dr Val Attenbrow, Dr Caroline Cartwright, Category: AMRI, Date: 30 Jun 2015

International Polychaete Day on 1st July 2015

What are polychaetes and why International Polychaete Day?

By: Dr Pat Hutchings, Dr Elena Kupriyanova, Category: AMRI, Date: 24 Jun 2015

Conservation and the invisible hitchhikers

How does the largely unexplored world of biodiversity living within us all affect wildlife management?

By: Dr Mark Eldridge, Category: AMRI, Date: 18 Jun 2015

Seaworm populations are more connected than we thought

We discover that Australian estuarine worms hitch a lift up and down the coast using currents!

By: Dr Pat Hutchings, Dr Ceridwen Fraser, Category: AMRI, Date: 12 Jun 2015

Gone before we know they exist?

Unknown diversity of tiny brown frogs just discovered, but some undiscovered species may already be extinct.

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 01 Jun 2015

Science in the Underworld: a cave experience for students

Limestone caves are a great natural laboratory for observing how geological processes work.

By: Ross Pogson, Category: AMRI, Date: 29 May 2015

Light of the East

Four new and five known species mark the beginning of research into the Amphipod Crustaceans of Timor-Leste.

By: Dr Lauren Hughes, Category: AMRI, Date: 29 May 2015

Trying to explain biodiversity with beetles

The recipe for seed beetle diversity is a mixture of co-evolution and adaptation, with time stirred in.

By: Dr Chris Reid, Category: AMRI, Date: 28 May 2015