Scientists closing in on deadly frog fungus

Topics:

Biological Sciences – Ecosystems, Genetics, Living Things

Earth and Space Sciences – The Changing Earth

Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Interdependence and Ecosystems, Diversity and Evolution, Form and Function

Chemical Sciences – Change of Matter

Earth and Space Sciences – The Earth’s Surface

Years: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

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Word Count: 394

A deadly frog fungus has devastated amphibian populations across every continent, but new studies show that it doesn’t exist at all in New Guinea. This short article could be used alongside Biological and Earth and Space Sciences for years 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10.

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