Top five examples of convergent evolution

When faced with a problem, natural selection will often produce similar solutions in unrelated animals. Use this short article with Year 10 Biology students to support the learning of convergent evolution. Word Count: 424 In the words of the best … Continued

Live Fast, Die Last

In complete defiance of one of nature’s most fundamental laws, a species of tiny, frenetic bat is living 10 times longer – and healthier – than it should. Andrew Bain talks to the research team embarking on the project of … Continued

Can you know too much about yourself?

Researchers concerned about unguided trips down the genetic pathway. This short article would work alongside Biological Sciences for years 8, 9, and 10. Word Count: 341 So much to know, but should you? Credit: diane555 / Getty Images Modern technology … Continued