Matt Hargrave

Atlantic seabird hot-spot

The Atlantic seabird hot-spot

Ocean upwellings are an important, resource-rich event in the lives of many marine animals. They occur as cool and warm waters mix and nutrients are driven to t...
Battleground beneath our feet

The battleground beneath our feet

The relentless upwards growth of plants is driven by the need for light. A plant's mission is simple: outgrow the nearby competitors and win the light, sometime...
Manta rays go with the flow

Manta rays going with the flow

South of the great barrier reef, there is an island where manta rays (Manta alfredi) group together. A recent study on these rays has revealed the secret that d...