Posts by Virginia Streit
Victorian frogs need our help; the first step is understanding them
"Ultimately, this book, Frogs of Victoria, is a tool to be used – for learning, and for practical conservation. It is a book of hope."
A Healthy Dose of Science: Stories from our health journals
Reading a science story a day will keep the doctor away!
We’re for Open Access
We've been publishing journals since 1948, but a lot has changed since then; including the move towards Open Access research.
Swoop Right Into Our Hearts: Four reasons to love magpies
There are plenty of reasons to barrack for this black and white Australian icon.
‘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!