Cadmium overload

Soil changes mean more toxins in food. This resource is best suited to Year 7, 8 and 10 Biology (food chains), Chemistry (elements) and Earth and Space (the Earth’s resources) students. It also covers some Earth and Space science outcomes … Continued

Naracoorte Caves: A rolls-royce record of biodiversity

The geological records below ground in Naracoorte, South Australia are relatively young, dating 500,000 years to less than 1000. But researchers hope these records can inform conservation efforts about extinctions, adaptations, climate change and human impact. These fossils from the … Continued

Wine with a touch of Eucalyptus?

The science of Indigenous Australian fermentation. This article is suitable for Year 7 and 8 Biology students learning about wine or Indigenous agricultural science, and Year 7, 8, 9 and 10 Chemistry students learning about fermentation and organic compounds.   … Continued

Ocean ecosystems fight back against Climate Change

Topics: Biological Sciences – Ecosystems; Genetics Earth and Space Sciences – The Changing Earth Additional: Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences – Interdependence and Ecosystems; Diversity and Evolution; Form and Function Earth and Space Sciences – The Earth’s Surface Years: … Continued

Real life applications of Drones

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems Years: 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: 2:42m How Associate Professor Lian Pin Koh’s work at The University of Adelaide is … Continued