Cities drive natural selection

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems; Genetics; Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Form and Function; Diversity and Evolution Years: 6, 7, 9, 10 Cities drive natural selection Word Count: 37 This … Continued

Why don’t elephants get cancer?

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Cells; Genetics; Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Diversity and Evolution; Form and Function Years: 8, 10 Why don’t elephants get cancer? Word Count: 690 This fascinating article on new research … Continued

Experts issue warning about pet genetic testing

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Genetics; Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Years: 10 Experts issue warning about pet genetic testing Word Count: 518 This report into recent findings that a lack of … Continued

Jumping genes found in animals and plants

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Cells; Genetics; Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Diversity and Evolution; Form and Function Years: 10 Jumping genes found in animals and plants Word Count: 475 Astonishing discovery about how DNA … Continued

Genetic code helps explain the ways of koalas

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems, Cells, Genetics, Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems, Diversity and Evolution, Form and Function Years: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Genetic code helps explain the ways of … Continued

New gibbon species discovered in ancient Chinese tomb

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Lifecycles; Living Things; Genetics; Ecosystems Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Diversity and Evolution Years: 7, 10 New gibbon species discovered in ancient Chinese tomb Word Count: 294 A previously … Continued

Psychiatric disorders share many genetic variants

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Topics: Biological Sciences - The Body; Genetics Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Diversity and Evolution; Form and Function Years: 10 Psychiatric disorders share many genetic variants Word Count: 349 This article reports on the recent discovery … Continued

Top five examples of convergent evolution

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Genetics Additional: Careers; Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences – Diversity and Evolution Years: 10 Top five examples of convergent evolution Word count: 445 Excellent examples of convergent evolution to support delivery of (ACSSU185) in Year … Continued

Greenhouse gasses impact on freshwater….the news isn’t good

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems; Genetics Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/Non-renewable resources; The Changing Earth Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Diversity and Evolution Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Years: 6, 7, … Continued

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