Taking to the water
Researchers are using the environmental DNA sampling method to effectively assess animal populations in bushfire-affected areas.
Meet the ancestors
A breakthrough discovery in a South African cave proves three species of human ancestors lived in the same place at the same time.
Finding order among the chaos
The COVID-19 crisis has provided an opportunity to test investment tools devised to take into account the long-term impact of climate change on markets.
Most people don't realise that the stars are the reason for our existence, and we're learning more about them all the time.
Tooth be told
A rare fossil tooth discovery has shed light on an extinct group of seals from Australia’s deep past.
Embryos at risk
In a warming world, many cold-blooded species face a new challenge: developing successfully despite rising temperatures.
Future food for thought
There's much more to that 'pond scum' than meets the eye – and we may end up eating it.
Saving the eastern bristlebird
As bushfires ravaged Victoria’s northeast, a team flew in to rescue the endangered bird species.
Clapping underwater takes real strength. But wild grey seals can do it, to warn off competitors and attract potential mates.