Holy galloping ants

Word Count: 651 The Saharan silver ant clocks up record speeds over blistering hot sands. This article could be used to demonstrate an application of specific adaptations to students in years 5, 8, 9, and 10. Contextual maths and activity … Continued

Clean energy technology is drawing inspiration from nature

Word Count: 1574 By observing how plants, animals and even mud behave, renewable energy innovators are uncovering new ideas. Use this interesting article with students in years 4 – 10 studying any science. It would be particularly suited to those … Continued

Australia, US and Brazil lead the world in weakening national parks

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/ Non-Renewable Resources, The Changing Earth Additional: Careers, Maths Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Years: 4, 6, 7 … Continued

Working in health – vaccination research

Topics: Biological Sciences – Cells; The Body Additional: Careers; Maths; Work Studies Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function; Diversity and Evolution Years: 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: 4:16m Dan's work involves researching  potential vaccines for a … Continued