For three years, I tried, but life with our dog Mallee just didn't work out. The decision to rehome her involved guilt, shame and judgement, but it was the best thing to do.
By learning how bees see and make decisions, it's possible to improve our understanding of how best to work with them to manage our essential resources, write Adrian Dyer and Tanya Latty.
Coop the black labrador is trained to be emotionally bulletproof, helping more than 140 victims and witnesses of crime get through the often overwhelming court experience. Now the next generation of court dogs are on the way.
Jellyfish predate dinosaurs and even trees. But now they're booming in numbers, disrupting ocean ecosystems and shutting down power plants.
If you're travelling to Asia, you're probably mindful of the risks of malaria, dengue, or Zika. But authorities are warning Australians to take care to avoid another mosquito-borne disease.
East-coast Australians may face an exceptionally hot and dry summer, but does this mean there'll be fewer mosquitoes buzzing about? It's complicated, writes Cameron Webb.