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No love lost between bowerbirds in quest for mate

Macho behaviour, jealousy and extravagant techniques to impress females is not limited to humans – bowerbirds display similar traits, a James Cook University researcher has found. Professor John Endler, from JCU’s School of Marine and Tropical Biology, whose area of expertise is evolutionary ecology, has recently produced a research paper titled \”Illusions promote mating success […] … learn more→

Real progress will only come from strong and respectful relationships

Bullying, gossiping, jealousy and family feuding are critical issues within Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda has been told by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across the country. This lateral violence or ‘internalised colonialism’ will be the central theme of the 2011 Eddie Koiki Mabo lecture Commissioner Gooda will […] … learn more→