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This development in the understanding of bird feather colours shows students an application of their knowledge of ultraviolet light, adaptations and evolution. It is best suited to students in years 5, 7, 9, and 10 studying Biological or Physical Sciences.

Word Count: 537

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How do birds dazzle with colour and stay camouflaged? | Cosmos

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Years: 5, 7, 9, 10

Topics:

Biological Sciences – Living Things

Physical Sciences – Energy

Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology.

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Diversity and Evolution, Form and Function

Physical Sciences – Energy