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Research highlights



Top rank for plant scientists

Vale Warwick Hillier

Three new ARC Centres of Excellence

Waves costly for fish

Kirk to head Science College

To call or not to call

Climate change and breeding migration in the Christmas Island red crab

Improving Australia's iconic oil

Shy male tits stick together, take more risks

Are fish good athletes?

Coral reef fish face barriers when it comes to evolution

Cats and foxes can be an unlikely ally for small island mammals

University, commercial partnership is the right call

Thiamine utilisation as an antimalarial drug target

Ants use visual memory to help find home

Reef fish sink or swim in climate change waters

Queen’s honour for plant scientist

Parasitised fish pick sides

Humans aren’t alone in grooving to the music

Truffle appreciation grows close to home

John Evans a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science

Fiery frills

Graham Farquhar elected to the US National Academy of Science

Ants pay a high price for nightlife

Size matters for heroes, not zeroes

Carbohydrates and healthy eating

Rainforests may be more resilient than feared

New drug puts malaria under the pump

The benefits of being a mosiac

Good news for Murray River crayfish

Venomous bytes

Disease managment of cereal crops

Tiny reef speedster challenges tuna in the ocean sprint

Boost for food crisis research

Hello, Goodbye to new lizard

Kings of Karaoke

Second course of C4 rice funding

Origins of photosynthesis

The leaky pipe of female academia

Man vs mosquito

Cooperative breeding in birds

Boulder frog discovered

Science paper explains genetic variation

Kickstarting rice

Epigenetic buzz around bee genes

Pollinators, plant evolution and speciation

Marine science at RSB

The Malaria parasite

Molecular biology of nematodes

New microscope to support research

Vision science

Developmental plasticity in plant roots

Marsupial vision

Visual ecology and mate competition studies

Intracellular signalling

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