Keep up to date with the latest news from the School of Biological Sciences.

  • Aaria Dobson-Waitere

    Learning the lay of the land

    A Victoria University of Wellington alumna is combining her knowledge of mātauranga Māori with modern science for the benefit of her whānau, hapū and iwi.

  • Targeting tiny terrors in the Pacific

    Ants in New Zealand might be annoying, but in the Pacific, invasive ant species are tiny terrors that are destroying food crops, blinding pets and livestock, and forcing people off their land.

  • Mimicking evolution to treat cancer

    Artificial forms of evolution are being used by a Victoria University of Wellington scientist to improve the ability of microbes to attack tumours.