When I was in primary school Mum owned a light-blue Mitsubishi Galant. I remember two things about the car. One, the seats were covered in a black vinyl that—in the heat of a Melbourne summer—would result in a skin–upholstery fusion and a screaming...
Across science, only around half of published results can be successfully replicated. But while this is a serious problem, the proposed public audit looks like a political bid to cast doubt on science.
Porfiri et al. show that firearm acquisitions in the United States increase with mass shootings, and this growth may be driven by anticipation of stricter regulations as media coverage about gun control increases with shooting events.
Rob BrooksMedia coverage after mass shootings in USA drives #firearm sales UP! Fabulous analysis of the data on @NatureHumBehav
Spotted dark skin baby Zebra, unusual color for this species, just met him today at Masai Mara national reserve in Kenya the mutated zebra is so rare and uni...
Rob BrooksThe most gorgeous thing on the Internet today: Tira the spotted zebra. youtu.be/43G5WQQRH9U - s/he may have to run extra-fast on those clippy cloppy legs to void being a lion's dinner! #zebra #wildlife #raremutation #genetics
A hackathon generated real solutions to the vast amount of unused food that our communities put into landfill.
Rob Brooks"We need to connect people back to the food that they eat." UNSW Business and Built Environment students have joined forces with OzHarvest to help tackle Australia's food waste crisis. ow.ly/82EM101M0LX part of the Grand Challenge on Rapid Urbanisation @unswgcpic.twitter.com/iNbZ1Sn6ck