Posts by Virginia Streit
‘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.
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?
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.
The Most Disgusting Quiz
How well do you know animals? Do you know just how revolting they can be? Test your poo-IQ with facts from our book, Poo, Spew and Other Gross Things Animals Do!
From Viral Fossils to Whale Parties: Five science stories that we think you’ll love!
Felt like 2021 went by in a blur? Us too! Here is a selection of intriguing research published in our journals that you may have missed last year.
Read & Publish and Open Access: What it means for you
Many researchers throughout Australia and New Zealand are eligible to publish Open Access in our journals at no additional charge. Are you one of them?
Building or Renovating? Our Building Technology Resources have got you covered from the ground up
From foundations to footings and framework, termites to thermal insulation and solar, there are a wealth of decisions to be made when building, renovating or even just living in a house.
Appreciating Amazing Aussie Arachnids
From alien butts to ant mimics, we leafed through the pages of A Field Guide to Spiders of Australia to find some great reasons to admire our eight-legged friends.
CAUL and CSIRO Publishing collaborate to enable Open Access in Australia and New Zealand
Many Australian and New Zealand researchers can now publish research articles as open access in CSIRO-owned journals through new transformative agreements between CSIRO Publishing and CAUL member institutions.