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  • Snakes need to stretch, scientists say

    The minimum enclosure size for snakes in captivity should enable them to stretch out fully, say a...

    An international team of researchers including scientists from the University of Adelaide, has found overwhelming evi...

    July 3, 2021
  • Video platforms normalise exotic pets

    Sharing ‘cute’ videos of exotic animals can end up being harmful to their protection

    By Kelly BrownResearchers at the University of Adelaide are concerned video sharing platforms such as YouTube cou...

    May 31, 2021
  • 555 myo fossils reveal early Arkarua feeding

    An international team of researchers has shed light on the feeding mode of Pentaradial Arkarua, a...

    By Annemarie Gaskin, University of AdelaideThis creature inhabited tropical, shallow waters covering the Flinders...

    April 6, 2021
  • New species of sea snake discovered

    Western Australian coasts are a hot spot for diversity.

    A new species of turtle-headed sea snake has been discovered in Western Australia, bringing the total number of speci...

    April 6, 2020
  • New bee species discovered

    And suggestions there’s a lot more out there still to be found.

    South Australian researchers have discovered 26 new species of native bees from the outback of Australia.The new sp...

    January 28, 2019

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