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  • Focus

    How ferrets can help in a pandemic

    They’re a bit like us, but respond differently to viruses.

    About an hour southwest of Melbourne on the Geelong waterfront sits a CSIRO facility that houses one of only a few Ph...

    Medicine May 29, 2020
  • Research

    Sixth time unlucky

    Study suggests hundreds of land species near extinction.

    There’s something sobering – terrifying is the more apt word – about a peer-reviewed paper that contains, under the h...

    Animals June 2, 2020