Dr Megan Head didn’t expect her interest in evolution and ecology to lead to her becoming the manager of a Beetle Love Hotel.
Ningaloo Reef might be famous for its whale sharks and stunning seascape but for ANU researchers, the real star of the show is seaweed.
A research project in Australia and Sweden is trying to understand how bogong moths perform incredible feats of navigation.
"This study gives top priority to species with no close relatives.”
A new study involving ANU and international collaborators has found plants release more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere through respiration than expected.
Scientist have solved the mystery of how crested pigeons create an alarm without using their voice to prompt other birds to flee danger.
ANU has played a leading role in the discovery of a new species of orangutan, the Tapanuli orangutan.
A new study led by ANU has helped explain how our snakes and lizards descended from creatures that have emigrated from Asia over the past 30 million years.
A new study led by ANU has mapped priority areas around the world to protect thousands of mammal species.
ANU will help to boost food production to feed a rapidly growing world population as part of a major international research collaboration.
Despite being the most abundant protein in the world, we are still getting to the roots of how Rubisco, the protein at the heart of photosynthesis, works.
A new study led by ANU has found that plants are able to forget stressful weather events to rapidly recover.