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Posts from the ‘Lab news’ Category

Updated! WA Jewel Beetling

I recently went on an amazing fieldtrip. Despite the extreme temperatures, huge number of flies and an irritating field assistant, it was a great success.

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Biologist at a Physics Conference

Laura Ospina Rozo's perspective on being a biologist, student, woman, and human - while attending a physics conference.

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Spotlight: Beetles playing with light!

What is the link between Christmas beetle coloration and 3D cinema glasses?

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Colours at Nocturnal

We took to Melbourne Museum's monthly Nocturnal event to showcase some incredible examples of animal coloration.

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Colombia to Melbourne. For beetles. Why?

Laura has been lured to our lab by the prospect of studying beetles, but what's the fascination?

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Chicks, insects and learning: Why is Iliana in Canberra?

Postdoctoral researcher Iliana Medina is in Canberra teaching chicks to avoid toxic bugs!

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We try Sciku, the science haiku

Inspired by a recent article published in Science, our lab decided to try to communicate our research through poetry.

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