Peter.D.Riley

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Taking science education across the world

Our future depends on exploring all the frontiers of science, on innovative technologies based on these explorations and on the development of scientific literacy in all peoples through science education.

Can you identify this curiously fuzzy plant?

Last week’s curiosity box conundrum was a Leafy Sea Dragon ( Phycodurus Eques). They live in Australia along the western and southern coasts where they feed on planktonic animals. They grow up to 24cm long.

Can you identify this week’s curiously fuzzy plant? The answer will be posted next Monday.

What is this curiously fuzzy plant?

What is this curiously fuzzy plant?



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