News & events

News

20
Nov
2017
A new study involving ANU and international collaborators has found plants release more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere through respiration than expected, and the problem will worsen with climate change.
ARC logo
10
Nov
2017
The Australian National University (ANU) has won $24 million in Australian Research Council (ARC) funding for 58 research projects across the University. 
How does the crested pigeon make their mysterious alarm sound?
10
Nov
2017
Scientist have solved the mystery of how crested pigeons create an alarm without using their voice to prompt other birds to flee danger.
07
Nov
2017
Distinguished scientist and ANU Professor Graham Farquhar AO has won the ACT Senior Australian of the Year award for 2018.

Events

28
Nov
2017
Speaker: Daniel Ortiz-Barientos, University of Queensland
Sterile hybrids between two species dumbfounded Darwin: how could natural selection create traits that could not be passed on from parent to offspring!
29
Nov
2017
Speaker: Dr Bob Schmitz, University of Georgia, USA
Abstract - There exists extensive natural epigenetic and cryptic variation in plant genomes some of which is linked to heritable phenotypic variation.
01
Dec
2017
Speaker: Huw Ogilvie, Moritz Group, E&E, RSB
So much research builds on evolutionary histories of species and genes, which are commonly represented as trees.
04
Dec
2017
We are celebrating 50 years of biology at ANU!

Event series

Biomedical Science and Biochemistry Seminar Series

Seminars from the RSB Division of Biomedical Science and Biochemistry

Director's Seminar Series

Speakers selected by the Director to deliver seminars of broad relevance to the School. 

Ecology and Evolution Seminar Series

Seminars from the RSB Division of Ecology and Evolution (E&E).

Evolutionary Ecology Discussion Group

This is an informal, weekly discussion group, held at 2pm on Wednesdays in the Banks Tearoom, Building 44. We discuss any questions broadly related to evolutionary ecology.

Plant Biology Seminar Series

Seminars from the RSB Division of Plant Sciences.

Techniques in Computational genomics

The Techniques in Computational genomics (TIC) meetings are aimed at fostering interactions among computational genomic researchers of all levels from across Canberra.

Training, Symposia and Workshops

Lists training and workshops from a number of facilities and services, including the RSB-RSC Mass Spectrometry Facility.

Updated:  25 November 2017/Responsible Officer:  Director RSB/Page Contact:  Webmaster RSB