Thursday, 4 March, 2021
Bee stings beat snake bites; NZ’s glow-in-the-dark sharks; Tennis demon does a road runner; and saving the platypus.
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Glow in the dark sharks: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-56256808
Releasing platypus back into the wild: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXZxVQ905X4
Mars Perseverance Resources: for Prof. David Flannery Q+A
The Professor’s Story:
Cool video explainer of Prof Flannery’s Mars mission:
ABC Radio interview with Prof. Flannery – as he explains his job:
Good explanation of the Mars mission:
NASA footage of the Perseverance landing:
First hi-definition images and video from the surface of Mars
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