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Bioremediation, microbial ecology, novel bacteria culturing and new bioactives in Antarctic and sub-Antarctic soil bacteria.  

 

CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Latest edition of Cosmos featuring a beautiful image by Nicole Benaud and an article on "bored country kid" Belinda Ferrari.

  • Our Contribution to Reddit's "Top 50 science story list for 2017".

  • "Air-Eating Bacteria" Garnering International Attention.

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✄---SNIPPETS FROM THE LAB---✄

 The Ferrari Lab escapes the office for a Christmas in July hike (and picnic!) in the Blue Mountains. Check out the  gallery  for more photos of the festive frivolity. Image taken by Angelique.

The Ferrari Lab escapes the office for a Christmas in July hike (and picnic!) in the Blue Mountains. Check out the gallery for more photos of the festive frivolity. Image taken by Angelique.

 Image: Beautiful purpImage by Nicole Benaud.

Image: Beautiful purpImage by Nicole Benaud.

 Check out the latest edition of Cosmos.

Check out the latest edition of Cosmos.

  Image:  Nicky submits her honours thesis, well done! Image taken by Sally Crane.

Image: Nicky submits her honours thesis, well done! Image taken by Sally Crane.

 Catharina takes centre stage for the UNSW Science Postgraduate Research Showcase, pitching her research in just 1 minute and wowing everyone with her interactive poster!

Catharina takes centre stage for the UNSW Science Postgraduate Research Showcase, pitching her research in just 1 minute and wowing everyone with her interactive poster!

  Image:  Xiaobing, Chengdong, Sarita, Nicole, Sally and Belinda took part (and succeeded) in the World Guinness Record attempt on the 27th Nov.

Image: Xiaobing, Chengdong, Sarita, Nicole, Sally and Belinda took part (and succeeded) in the World Guinness Record attempt on the 27th Nov.

  Image:  Angelique hands over her honours project with a big smile on her face.

Image: Angelique hands over her honours project with a big smile on her face.

  Image:  Lab Farewell Lunch for Xiaobing @Coco Cubana.

Image: Lab Farewell Lunch for Xiaobing @Coco Cubana.

  Image:  Sally Crane and Sarita Pudasaini undergo training with the Australian Antarctic Division (August, 2017). Image taken by Sarita.

Image: Sally Crane and Sarita Pudasaini undergo training with the Australian Antarctic Division (August, 2017). Image taken by Sarita.

 Congratulations to Nicky on landing a prestigious International PhD Research Scholarship!

Congratulations to Nicky on landing a prestigious International PhD Research Scholarship!

  Image:  [Food for Thought] - A Spontaneous Visit to UNSW's Own Vegan Organic Produce Store.

Image: [Food for Thought] - A Spontaneous Visit to UNSW's Own Vegan Organic Produce Store.

  Image:  Magníficas instalaciones de Feria Valencia. Image taken by Nicole Benaud.

Image: Magníficas instalaciones de Feria Valencia. Image taken by Nicole Benaud.

  Image:  Lab drinks @3pm in the arvo. Image taken by Chengdong Zhang.

Image: Lab drinks @3pm in the arvo. Image taken by Chengdong Zhang.