Speaker: Associate Professor Charles Lineweaver, Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, and Research School of Earth Science. ANU
“Are We Alone in the Universe?” Astronomers and biologists are collaborating to try to answer this question. Astronomers have found thousands of planets orbiting other stars.
Speaker: Mary Poss, Professor of Biology and Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences Eberly College of Science, and College of Agriculture, The Pennsylvania State University, USA
Mary Poss will present findings on the evolutionary history of cervid endogenous retroviruses in mule deer genomes.
Speaker: Professor Andrew Cockburn Outgoing Director, College of Medicine, Biology & Environment Incoming Emeritus Professor of Natural History, Research School of Biology
A central unifying theme in my research has been the study of the dispersal fraction: which individuals disperse and which remain philopatric.
Speaker: Professor Edward C. Holmes Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Disease and Biosecurity, School of Biological Sciences and Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney
The wild European rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) was successfully introduced into Australia in 1859.