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Research story | 21 Sep 2020
Beyond the convenience of skipping supermarket queues, it seems the humble fruit and veggie box can make some people feel, well, happier.
News | 8 Sep 2020
We are launching a new citizen science project to create Australia's longest daily weather record, beginning 1838.
News | 4 Sep 2020
The strength of connections, be it human connections within cities, or collaborative networks between cities, has been a key factor in determining how effectively the world's biggest cities have been able to navigate the COVID-19.
Analysis and opinion | 27 Aug 2020
Researchers have collated measurements made by satellites, field sensors and people, to get a picture of the nature's recovery while we've been in lockdown.
News | 17 Aug 2020
New research shows one of the world's rarest birds, the orange-bellied parrot, remains at severe risk of extinction.
News | 12 Aug 2020
A novel approach to fumigating the nests of the 40-spotted pardalote has proven to be highly effective.
Analysis and opinion | 12 Aug 2020
Scientists devised a cheap, ingenious trick to save this bird from a blood-sucking maggot – and it works brilliantly
Saving endangered species from extinction is a challenging job that requires creative, affordable and effective interventions. In a rare good news story for conservation, we came up with one such method.
Analysis and opinion | 10 Aug 2020
From an effigy hanging from a noose to an angry opponent wielding scissors, those who've sought to protect the precious Australian Alps have always been up against it.
Research story | 7 Aug 2020
A group of ANU researchers are helping rehabilitate koalas after the 2020 bushfires.
News | 23 Jul 2020
An experimental research project led by researchers from ANU has found a new way to boost the survival rates of eastern quolls reintroduced to the Australian Capital Territory.