University of Queensland
The Great Barrier Reef Is Losing Its Ability to Recover from Bleaching Events
Researchers documented a six-fold decrease in the recovery rate of the world's largest reef.
A Theory On Why Birds Don't Crash Into Each Other
Future anti-crash systems could take a lesson from birds.
We’ve Destroyed 10 Percent of Earth’s Wilderness Since 1992
”If these trends continue, there could be no globally significant wilderness areas left in less than a century.”
Our Most Potent Antibiotics No Longer Work
A drug called colostin used to be our last line of defense. But researchers have found bacteria in China that's colistin-resistant, and they're certain it will spread.
The Sad Way People Eat When They Live Alone
Australian researchers have found that lack of cooking knowledge and motivation, rising prices for food, and not having a companion with whom to grocery stop are all reasons why your diet bites when you live alone.
I Tried to Make My Own Vegemite Moonshine
Australia’s Indigenous Affairs Minister came under fire last week after warning that the country’s remote Aboriginal communities were distilling illicit alcohol from Vegemite. I put the claim to the test by attempting to brew my own batch.
Zen and the Art of Being Malcolm Turnbull
It mostly involves sitting around not bringing attention to himself.
Looking Towards a Serum from Ebola Survivors to Aid in Outbreak Treatment Efforts
The potential success of this treatment method has received attention in the international community, even inspiring calls for blood donations from survivors.