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27 April 2018
Naturalist, broadcaster and Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, Sir David Attenborough, is endorsing calls for greater support for the scientists who study and name...
26 March 2018
Do you have a passion for wildlife and would love to have a go at winning some prize money, all in the name of biodiversity? Perhaps you were a champion at Pokémon Go and are...
16 March 2018
In 2016, Australian, State and Territory Environment Ministers agreed to revise Australia’s Biodiversity Conservation Strategy: 2010-2030 based on the findings of...
20 February 2018
In collaboration with the Centre for Biodiversity Analysis, local tech start-up company QuestaGame has developed short-term internships to give students (...
28 January 2018
Peter Hannam | The Sydney Morning Herald Claire Rowe sees herself as one of the lucky science graduates among her cohort as she gets to research the upside-down jellyfish now...
24 January 2018
Congratulations to Sarah Whiteley and Duminda Dissanayake on the receipt of CSIRO Scholarships in support of their PhD work. These scholarships carry...
18 December 2017
Uncovering the hare microbiome 2018/9 Honours project (begining or mid-year start) Two invasive lagomorph species are currently present in Australia, the European rabbit (...
15 December 2017
In 2016, Australian, State and Territory Environment Ministers agreed to revise Australia’s Biodiversity Conservation Strategy: 2010 – 2030 based on the...
24 November 2017
The CBA community was invited to an end of year get-together to launch CBA Mk 2 today in the Banks Tea Room at ANU. It was the last CBA event held in the Gould/Banks...
2 November 2017
Deadly snakes are among Australia’s most iconic animals and a new study led by The Australian National University (ANU) has helped explain how they descended from creatures...
We study the Country Research Team, WINNER 2017 Eureka Prize for Innovation in Citizen Science
31 August 2017
The Ngukurr Wi Stadi bla Kantri (We Study the Country) Research Team has been awarded the 2017 Eureka Prize for Innovation in Citizen Science, for a project developing...
12 August 2017
CBA PhD student Josh Penalba, whose research focuses on the genomic evolution of wrens, has had his science communicated in a unique way - as a vibrant street...
4 August 2017
CSIRO’s collections are vast storehouses of information about Australia’s biodiversity. These world-class repositories provide base-line...
30 June 2017
With contributions from ANU (RSB, CMBE and DVCR) and CSIRO (National Research Collections) the Centre for Biodiversity Analysis has been renewed for a further three years...
12 April 2017
The CBA's Director Professor Craig Moritz has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Congratulations Craig! Press release from the...
1 February 2017
In 2017, the Research School of Biology celebrates 50 years of Biology at ANU. Since its founding in 1967, RSB have grown to a school of around 600 people, including...
12 December 2016
Our friend and colleague Sylvain Forêt died in his sleep on 17 December, while on a trip in Spain. His wife, Toop, was travelling with him. Their two young daughters were...
14 November 2016
Researchers have discovered an ancient species of gecko in the ranges of Central Australia which may shine new light on how and when Australia’s deserts began to form...
10 November 2016
We need your help! The Centre for Biodiversity Analysis is drawing near to the end of its current 5 year funding (June 2017). We now need for your help in...
20 September 2016
A new CSIRO Future Sciences Platform on environmental genomics, or Environomics, has been announced. With indicative funding of ~$4.5M over 2-3 years the...

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