Dozens of threatened Australian species are back from the brink. But many are reliant on protection and could not survive in the wild. True safety is harder.
What if we could help threatened marsupials evolve to survive foxes and feral cats?
The Fellows have secured more than $9.5 million for projects in engineering, law, science, business, the humanities and medicine.
The Felixer, an autonomous device that can target and cull feral cats in the wild, could be key in rebuilding Australia’s decimated native animal populations.
Feral cats are wreaking havoc on Australia's ecosystems and non-lethal methods aren't enough.
A study of burrowing bettongs in the Australian desert has shown for the first time that exposing threatened native animals to small numbers of predators in the wild teaches them how to avoid their enemies.