Six new species of clawed frog discovered

Six new species of clawed frog have been discovered by a Canadian-led team of researchers hunting for the mysterious “lost ancestors” of some of their cousins.

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Greenhouse open house

Students are invited to drop by the Biology Greenhouse Dec. 10 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.

The Greenhouse will be open to all, and drinks and snacks will be available.

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Forget herbicide

Forget herbicide – the best weapon against invasive species might just be goats

Goats seem to prefer buckthorn over bergamot – and that’s a good thing for biologists.

Students in Susan Dudley’s third-year biology field course got a lesson in chemical-free ecosystem rehabilitation this week when they travelled to the McMaster Forest with a small herd of goats.


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