ZoologyZoology, or Animal Biology, is a very diverse field involving the study of organisms as a whole, and how they interact to create the ecosystems that are visible (and invisible) in the environment around us. Zoology encompasses a wide spectrum of topics, ranging from animal behaviour to their genetics, with conservation and paleobiology playing equally important roles. Research into these areas includes building robotic jellyfish and deciphering the communication of insects!
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We see birds around us every day, so you might think we know all there is to know about our feathered friends - but that is far from the case!
Delve deeper into birds
Despite its amazing ability to explain how species change and diverge there are some areas of evolution that scientists are still working to understand.
Delve deeper into evolution
Whales; the majestic, mysterious mammals of the ocean.
Delve deeper into whales
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