The nutrient-rich faeces of sperm whales promotes the absorption of carbon in the Southern Ocean ecosystem.
History & Culture
Cow photography is a serious business for those wanting to showcase their bovine beauties.
Photographers around the nation have been given the highest accolade for their amazing images.
Footage of Australia’s biggest deep sea canyon has revealed exciting details of mysterious marine life.
The government has declared a new conservation area in a region home to peregrine falcons and many vulnerable species.
Science & Environment
These microscopic arachnids are ubiquitous and so numerous that, try as you might, they’re impossible to avoid.
Scientists have greatly revised their estimate of the number of spiders, insects and other arthropod species, according to a new study.
An Australian Museum expert explains why the number of legs varies between different animals.
Many of Australia’s seemingly defenceless creatures employ ingenious methods to hide – and seek – in plain view.