Cadmium overload

Soil changes mean more toxins in food. This resource is best suited to Year 7, 8 and 10 Biology (food chains), Chemistry (elements) and Earth and Space (the Earth’s resources) students. It also covers some Earth and Space science outcomes … 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

Scientists probe the ethical and scientific dangers of gene-edited babies

Topics: Biological Sciences - Cells, The Body, Genetics Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function, Diversity and Evolution Years: 10, Senior Science Scientists don’t really get the female brain – and it’s a problem … Continued

Genetic technology is ‘changing the way we do medicine’

Topics: Biological Sciences – Cells; The Body; Genetics Chemical Sciences – Atoms Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Chemical Sciences - Properties of Matter Years: 8, 9, 10 Genetic technology is ‘changing the way we do … Continued

Gene Editing News

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Topics: Biological Sciences – Cells; Reproduction; The Body; Genetics Additional: Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Years: 8, 9, 10 Modified CRISPR gene editing technique is much more precise Modified CRISPR gene editing technique is much … Continued