Blue Planet Live viewers were given an unplanned lesson about the Heron Island food chain during a broadcast documenting the struggle of turtle hatchlings trying to make it out to sea.
The rare hoodwinker sunfish left scientists baffled after it washed ashore in the US, until a marine scientist who discovered the creature off Australian and New Zealand waters in 2014 identified it via a Facebook post.
A small primary school is offering an alternative to the mainstream and its teachers say at the end of the day their students do not want to go home.
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Despite reporting hardships ranging from a lack of a support to financial pressures and prolonged stress, many veterinarians treat injured wildlife for free whenever they have time, writes Bronwyn Orr.
Howard Williams and his partner Jen took their teenage children to Europe for the dream holiday this year. Only it wasn't such a dream.
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From gene-edited babies to underworld species, AI assistants and wombat poo, RN Drive revisits the biggest - and oddest - science news of the year.
The tiny critters, which can be found in Australia, tropical Africa and South-East Asia, can snap their jaws 5,000 times faster than the blink of an eye, according to a study.
A beekeeper has removed more than 50,000 bees from a Queensland home.
A conservation group is partnering with the CSIRO to investigate how gene drive technology could control Australia's feral cat population.
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