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Superstars of STEM: Beating bacteria at its own game - Cosmos


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“We're still not sure what sort of treatments will be unlocked by analysing this bank of biological specimens,” she says. “But Australian flora and fauna could hold the key to addressing some of the world's greatest modern medical challenges, just one ...

Australian unis ranked among world's best in pharmacology, mining and sport - The Australian Financial Review


The Australian Financial Review
Australian universities have been rated number two in the world for the way they teach pharmacology, mining and sport in the latest influential ranking survey. Monash University in Victoria is the global number two for teaching pharmacology, just ...
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Australian biodiversity: Are we in danger of losing the platypus? - NEWS.com.au


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AMID a new call for an inquiry into Australia's animal extinction crisis, experts worry that even one of our most iconic animals isn't safe. WARNING: Distressing ...

Australian Inland Botanic Gardens

Buronga, New South Wales - Australia

Wander along the Nature Trail, then pause a while on a donated seat in the shade of five hundred year old mallee trees. The work of volunteers can be appreciated as you admire the native ground covers, shrubs and bushes planted in this section of the Botanic Gardens. While blue wrens flash between the trees and birdsong is all you hear, you should continue on to the newer sections where eremophilas have their own special corner donated again by a Gardens supporter.

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