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Shady Dealings

By Susan Cunningham.
Percy FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology, University of Cape Town

Wild : Winter 2015


The secret lives of city's domestic cats

By Rob Simmons.
Percy FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology, University of Cape Town

Tatler : October 2015


Aliens & Islands

By Peter Ryan.
Percy FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology, University of Cape Town

Quest 11|3 2015


How understanding evolution might help solve problems that bedevil society

By David Jacobs
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cape Town

The Conversation, October 13, 2015


The camera never lies 
Using repeat photography to document forest change in Table Mountain National Park

By Zoë C. Poulsen and M. Timm Hoffman,
Plant Conservation Unit, University of Cape Town

VELD & FLORA - March 2015


What can be done to make sure that wind energy and Africa’s vultures co-exist

By Arjun Amar.
Percy FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology, University of Cape Town

The Conversation, June 29, 2015


Could forensic tracers help save our wild cycads?

By K. Retief1, M. Pfab2 and A. West1
1 Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cape Town, Private Bag X1, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa.
2 South African National Biodiversity Institute, Private Bag X101, Pretoria, South Africa.

VELD & FLORA - March 2015


Are you involved in the illegal cycad trade? 
Public misconceptions which are detrimental to the survival of South Africa’s cycads

by Kirsten Retief1, Adam West1 and Michèle Pfab2
1 Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cape Town, Private Bag X1, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa.
2 South African National Biodiversity Institute, Private Bag X101, Pretoria, South Africa.

VELD & FLORA - March 2015


How are Antarctica and the Southern Ocean responding to climate change? 
Antarctica and the Southern Ocean – Earth’s ‘freezer’.

By Mike Lucas, Kirti Gihwala and Michal Viskich
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cape Town

QUEST - October 2014


Explainer: the evolutionary arms race between bats and moths

By David Jacobs
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cape Town

The Conversation, June 26, 2015