Posts by Amelia Rockliff
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!
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.
How Full is Choc-full? A delicious activity from Puzzles and Projects
Make yummy rocky road chocolate while learning about packing density maths in this delicious hands-on activity from Puzzles and Projects.
Strong Scientific Posters: Presenting science concisely with Bruce Kirchoff
Dr Bruce Kirchoff, author of Presenting Science Concisely, gives his top tips on producing a good scientific poster: lay out your poster as if it were a picture, and write a descriptive title.
Wild About Native Orchids: Q&A with Lachlan Copeland
Botanist, photographer and orchid enthusiast Dr Lachlan Copeland reveals the surprising diversity and extraordinary beauty of Australia’s native orchids.
Science That Will Blow Your Mind!
Consider yourself a science buff? We love science trivia, so we've created this fun quiz to test your knowledge!
Exploring Victoria’s Box–Ironbark Country with Chris Tzaros
Chris Tzaros, author of Wildlife of the Box–Ironbark Country, explains the significance of Victoria’s Box–Ironbark habitats and their wildlife, and shares his tips for successful wildlife photography.
Discovering Dragonflies with Günther Theischinger
Dazzled by dragonflies? You’re not alone! We chatted with Günther Theischinger, co-author of The Complete Field Guide to Dragonflies of Australia, about his passion for dragonflies and damselflies.
Coastal Treasures: Beachcombing with Ceridwen Fraser
Rediscover the delights of poring over pretty shells and poking about in rockpools with Beachcombing. We spoke to author Ceridwen Fraser about what sparked her love of the marine world, and the stories that cast-up treasures can reveal.