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  • Vodcast: “Testing the ocean bipolar seesaw” Professor Chris Turney
    As part of the Sprigg Geobiology Seminar Series, Professor Chris Turney from the University of New South Wales presented a seminar on the 26th August, 2016 entitled “Testing the ocean bipolar seesaw: Using ancient New Zealand kauri (Agathis australis) ...
    Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:26:49 +0930
  • Vodcast: Fire, Air, Earth, Water – the elemental drivers of the Australian vegetation. Professor Bob Hill
    As part of the Department of Ecology & Environmental Science Seminar Series Professor Bob Hill Executive Dean, Faculty of Sciences University of Adelaide, and Director, Environment Institute will presented a seminar entitled: Fire, Air, Earth, Water – ...
    Tue, 23 Aug 2016 09:16:38 +0930
  • Podcast- The Wild World of Dingos
    Radio Adelaide chats to PhD student Jack Tatler, although “dingo whisperer” would also be an apt title. Tatler is studying the role of dingos in the ecosystem. He studies both wild and captive dingos, equipping them with specialised GPS collars to trac...
    Mon, 22 Aug 2016 09:03:23 +0930
  • Vodcast: Using soundscapes to detect forest degradation, Dr Zuzana Burivalova
    Dr Zuzana Burivalova, postdoctoral research fellow from Princeton University, will presented a seminar on the 15th of July entitled “Using soundscapes to detect different degrees of tropical forest degradation”.
    Sat, 30 Jul 2016 10:40:02 +0930
  • The Atlas of Living Australia, Dr John La Salle
    As part of the ACEBB Systematics workshop Dr John La Salle, Director of the Atlas of Living Australia at the CSIRO presented a seminar entitled “The Atlas of Living Australia: supporting biodiversity discovery, documentation and analysis”.
    Mon, 25 Jul 2016 10:47:12 +0930
  • The devil within: the risk of illegal pet reptiles
    Australia is in the midst of a biodiversity crisis, the threats of which are exacerbated by the illegal pet trade. Pablo Garcia Diaz talks us through the enormous biosecurity threat that is posed by the importation of illegal pet reptiles. The importat...
    Sun, 17 Jul 2016 16:16:54 +0930
  • Podcast- Genetic Data Reinforcing Aboriginal Connection to Country
    Radio Adelaide’s Sound of Science program chats to Dr Ray Tobler, geneticist from the Australian Centre for Ancient DNA (ACAD). Dr Tobler is part of a team of researchers working on the Aboriginal Heritage Project which aims to reconstruct the genetic ...
    Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:11:59 +0930
  • Vodcast: Unreconciled: Museums, Galleries and Aboriginal Art History
    The South Australian Museum holds among the most extensive and important collections of Aboriginal creativity and material culture in the world. But what values, and whose values, does a museum promote in the way it cares for and displays art and mater...
    Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:28:09 +0930
  • Podcast- To Patagonia We Go
    Join Ewart Shaw from Radio Adelaide on his show Orbit, as he talks with the Environment Institute’s Professor Alan Cooper. Professor Cooper takes us on a journey through Patagonia. What will we encounter? There are llamas, guanacos and vicuna, but what...
    Sun, 19 Jun 2016 10:39:41 +0930
  • Vodcast- Rediscovering Indigenous Genetic Heritage
    National Reconciliation Week (NRW) celebrates and builds upon the respectful relationships shared by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians. Building upon the 2016 theme of “Our History, Our Story, Our Future”, Professor Ala...
    Sun, 12 Jun 2016 11:09:33 +0930
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