Scientists discover why mantis shrimps’ brains don’t explode

Mantis shrimp eyes collect a staggering amount of information, feeding into a tiny brain – leaving scientists wondering how they process it all. A short explainer video makes this an accessible resource for years 5 through 10 thinking about specific … Continued

In Class With….Monica Gagliano 2019

Topics: Biological Sciences -  Ecosystems; Cells; Living Things Earth and Space Sciences - The Changing Earth Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Form and Function; Diversity and Evolution Earth and Space Sciences … Continued

Rancheros del Jaguar

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems, Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Form and Function Years: 5, 6, 7, 9 Rancheros del Jaguar Video Length: 11.32m Scinema 2018 shortlisted film - In Sonora, … Continued

Science Meets Making

Topics: Biological Sciences - Living Things, Ecosystems Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Form and Function Years: 5, 7 Science Meets Making Video Length: 4:43m This short video talks to James O’Hanlon, a scientist … Continued

Mexican Fishing Bats

Topics: Biological Sciences -  Ecosystems; Lifecycles; Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Form and Function Years: 4, 5, 7 Mexican Fishing Bats Video Length: 5:56m This short Scinema 2018 Community Program film … Continued

Cane toad genome offers hope for eventual control

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems;  Genetics; Lifecycles; Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Form and Function Years: 5, 7, 10 Cane toad genome offers hope for eventual control | Cosmos Word … Continued

Elks on the horns of a dilemma

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems; Genetics; Lifecycles; Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Diversity and Evolution; Form and Function Years: 5, 7, 9, 10 Elks on the horns of a dilemma … Continued

Evolution discovery of Kangaroo changes previous theory

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Genetics; Lifecycles; Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Diversity and Evolution; Form and Function Years: 5, 10 The nose knows: kangaroo face shape dictated by diet Word Count: 303 A discovery … Continued