Expedition 55 to the ISS

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Why are whales so big?

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Topics: Biological Sciences – The Body; Genetics Additional: Careers; Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences – Interdependence and Ecosystems; Form and Function Years: 5, 7, 8, 9, 10 Why are whales so big? Word count: 671 + 1:07m video explaining … Continued

Adaptations in Action

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems; Genetics; Living Things Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Diversity and Evolution; Form and Function Years: 5 Birds and mammals beat lizards and amphibians to survive climate change Hybrid sheep-human embryos bring transplant hopes Bats … Continued

Bats’ Evolutionary Trick

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Citizen Science – Cats!

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Perovskite breakthrough helps solar cells sizzle

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/Non-renewable resources Physical Sciences - Energy Additional - Careers; Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 5, 6, 7,  8, 10 Perovskite breakthrough helps … Continued

Cleaning up our Space junkyard

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The blackest bird feathers rival Vantablack

Topics: Biological Sciences – Ecosystems; Genetics Physical Sciences – Energy Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Diversity and Evolution Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 5, 6, 7, 10 The blackest bird feathers rival Vantablack The blackest bird … Continued

The challenger to WRESAT’s crown

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Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – The Solar System Additional - Careers; Communications Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Years: 5, 7, 10 The challenger to WRESAT’s crown The challenger to WRESAT’s crown Word count: … Continued

Canberra scientists launch their first satellite into space

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