If you’re looking for a good old scientific mystery, look no further than the chameleon grasshopper.
Becky Crew is a Sydney-based science communicator with a love for weird and wonderful animals. From strange behaviours and special adaptations to newly discovered species and the researchers who find them, her topics celebrate how alien yet relatable so many of the creatures that live amongst us can be.
It might not look like much, but that enigmatic grimace belongs to one of the rarest and most elusive species in the country — the maugean skate.
If you’re looking for something dangerously stupid, look no further than the delightfully contradictory processionary caterpillar.
As the only large species of macropod in the world that lives entirely in the tropics, the antilopine wallaroo is a unique creature with some truly bizarre behaviours
If you’re looking for something to have bad dreams about, look no further than the Antarctic scale worm.