Carnivorous plants are the psycho killers of the plant world... kaskasé. They consume at least part of their nutrients by trapping and digesting insects or small animals using elaborate traps, tricks and sticky business. This year I spent precious time traipsing through lush forests that make Sarawak in Malaysian Borneo, so iconic. In Bako National Park–a... Continue Reading →
Dear Earth, I grew up in a place we humans call Woy Woy Bay. It means ‘deep water’ in the language of the Darkinjung people, the traditional custodians of that land. Here, the scrubby Eucalyptus-Acacia woodlands of Brisbane Water National Park tumble across sandstone ridge and down; down to meet the serpentine backwaters of the... Continue Reading →
A story on the plight of plastic in our oceans; how being a rookie scuba diver made the problem real and a plastic fanatic outta me.
Best space day EVER @VSSEC: a simulated Mission to Mars with #reallife astronauts, astronaut wannabes, NASA mission controllers, pilots and more feat. Dianne McGrath and a message of sustainability.
A real life story about science changing history: how Moroccan fossil site Jebel Irhoud pushed the age of early Homo sapiens back by 100,000 years.
Queue flat earth evidence… and giggles. Video compliments of JP Spears.