Sweet as Raspberry Pi: new sensor technology for easier, cheaper ecosystem surveillance

Perched 30m above the Daintree Rainforest, Australia’s latest piece of high-tech environmental surveillance kit is keeping watch.

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ANU Nanopore Sequencing Workshop

Our nanopore sequencing workshop is targeted at beginners and intermediate users of the Oxford Nanopore MinION sequencing platform.

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Study reveals mass extinction event 35 million years ago

Biologists at The Australian National University (ANU) have found the first evidence of mass extinction of Australian animals caused by a dramatic drop in global temperatures 35 million years ago.

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Study reveals mass extinction event 35 million years ago

Form follows function - or does it?

Form follows function, we are taught, but does it really?

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Inaugural Ralph Slatyer medal awarded to Mark Westoby

The Australian National University (ANU) Research School of Biology has awarded the inaugural Ralph Slatyer Medal for outstanding biological research to Professor Mark Westoby from Macquarie University.

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Coral Reef Field studies at One Tree Island

Jennie Mallela recently co-taught the ANU coral reef field course, with colleagues from the Research School of Earth Sciences, up in the southern Great Barrier Reef.

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Coral Reef Field Studies

January was a busy month for outreach

January is not normally thought of as a teaching-heavy month, but RSB members were involved in a number of outreach events early this year.

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The ANU Research School of Biology (RSB) carries out research in a wide range of biological and biomedical sciences. It also oversees the University's Biology curriculum, with a diverse offering of courses across both undergraduate and graduate degrees.

News

24
Apr
2017
Perched 30m above the Daintree Rainforest, Australia’s latest piece of...
23
Mar
2017
Biologists at The Australian National University (ANU) have found the first...
27
Feb
2017
Another exciting day at RSB! On 14th February 2017, around 200 RSB members came...
23
Feb
2017
Form follows function, we are taught, but does it really? This is the question...
21
Feb
2017
The Australian National University (ANU) Research School of Biology has awarded...

Events

28
Apr
2017
Surveys revealing new species and endemism “hotspots” have just...
02
May
2017
The midyear Honours and Masters students for 2016/2017 will be presenting the...
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May
2017
The midyear Honours and Masters students for 2016/2017 will be presenting the...

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