The Verco Medal – the highest honour bestowed by the Royal Society of South Australia – has been awarded to Flinders University’s internationally-esteemed palaeontologist, Professor John Long.
Marking a major milestone, Flinders University has officially cracked one million readers on The Conversation.
Flinders University has cracked half a million readers on The Conversation – Australia’s leading independent channel of information, analysis and opinion direct from the academic and research community.
The discovery of ancient fishes with rippling abdominal muscles shows that palaeontology still holds an important role in modern science.
Battling irrationalism is science’s biggest challenge, according to leading palaeontologist Professor John Long.