If we keep heading the way we’re going, the platypus is in big trouble

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Development and drought are pushing the platypus, like many other native Australian species, on the path to extinction. Suitable for years 5, 6, 7, 9 and 10 for Biological Sciences study, or year 10 Earth and Space Sciences. Word Count: … Continued

Tutorial: Jane Goodall on the Environment

We are becoming ever more aware of how our actions impact upon our planet  – be that with regards to global climate change, or the extinction of the smallest species from one tiny corner of Earth. Zoology legend Jane Goodall … Continued

Technology isn’t a barrier to us living on floating cities

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems, Lifecycles, Living Things Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/non-renewable resources, Rocks, Extreme Earth Events, The Changing Earth Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems, Diversity … Continued

Galápagos islands contain more introduced species than thought

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems; Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems Years: 6, 7, 9 Galápagos islands contain more introduced species than | Cosmos Galápagos islands contain more introduced species than | … Continued

Sea temperature drives fish evolution

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems; Genetics; Lifecycles; Living Things Earth and Space Sciences - The Changing Earth Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Form and Function Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface … Continued

Maths Delivers: Ecological Modeling

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems Years: 6, 7, 9 Maths Delivers: Ecological Modeling Video Length: 8:06m This engaging film shows how ecological modelling can be used … Continued

Dr Jill Cainey – Climatologist & Energy Storage Expert

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/Non-renewable resources; The Changing Earth Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers, Maths; Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface … Continued