Swoop Right Into Our Hearts: Four reasons to love magpies
There are plenty of reasons to barrack for this black and white Australian icon.
Quiz: How To Survive on Mars
Are you ready to become a Martian? Test yourself to see whether you truly know enough about how to survive on Mars!
‘Name the Birds You Meet’: Leach’s Bird Book and birdwatching in Australia
Did you know Australia's first bird guide was published in 1911? Field guides have been an inspiration for nature-lovers in this country ever since.
On the Slime Trail with Dr John Stanisic – The Snail Whisperer
Prepare to fall in love with Australian native land snails. Just like the snails themselves, you’ll be all gooey inside after Dr John Stanisic has shared his insights on these often overlooked, but environmentally important invertebrates.
Six reasons to use Double Helix magazine in your classroom
Many teachers are already using Double Helix as a classroom resource to engage their students – are you one of them?
Oceans of Plastic: Inspiring change-makers with Tracey Gray
In Oceans of Plastic: Understanding and Solving a Pollution Problem, aquatic scientist and educator Tracey Gray empowers us to tackle one of the biggest environmental challenges on our planet.
Science, Art and Shorebirds with Milly Formby and Jackie Kerin
When science meets art, awesome things are sure to happen. Jackie Kerin and Milly Formby have joined creative forces to produce A Shorebird Flying Adventure – you’ll discover just how amazing migratory shorebirds really are!
Voyaging with Humpbacks: A whale of a tale with Vanessa Pirotta
Dr Vanessa Pirotta, wildlife researcher and passionate science communicator, shares with us why she loves whales and what inspired her to write her first children's picture book, The Voyage of Whale and Calf.
Sunscreen Chemicals, Flesh-eating Quolls and Whale Shark Feasts: Journal science snippets
We're serving up science from the pages of Australian Journal of Chemistry, Australian Mammalogy and Pacific Conservation Biology.