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Scientists have tried to explain why certain mammal families evolved to be very large, while others remained tiny through the course of time.
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Researchers in Australia are keenly observing the crowd flow of ants to help design exits that function more effectively during evacuations of large buildings and sporting arenas.
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A new bionic eye being developed at Monash University will help thousand of blind people to see light and shapes for the first time.
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The analysis by Vivid Economics and Monash University found a small additional impact on gross domestic product (GDP) of 0.01 percent, and around 0.06 percent on gross national income.
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A new kind of nanomaterial offers unmatched purity of water, thanks to unique filtration properties developed by Australian engineers.
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Plants separated by vast oceans and 34 million years evolved to produce the same coloured flower petals because of their reliance on bees for pollination, according to new research.
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Palaeontologists claim to have unearthed fossils of at least seven different killer dinosaurs which once lived in what is now southeastern Australia.
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It would take at least 24 million generations for a mouse-sized creature to evolve into something as big as an elephant.
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Male goby fish are found to be surprisingly strategic when it comes to courtship.
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