Mutualisms between ants and plants have evolved independently several times around the world, notably in South America, Africa, and Borneo. In this mutualism, plants provide food bodies to feed the ants and structures called domatia to house the colony, and in return, ants defend the plants from herbivores by swarming and biting threats, animal and insect alike. While the African and South American systems have...
Thursday, 19 September 2013Read More
The Incubation Programme has yielded some interesting projects, including a Solar Car borne out of the annual Shell Eco-Marathon Asia 2013, where students from various colleges and universities design and build energy-efficient vehicles. This year’s team participated in the prototype category in electric batteries and built the solar...
Tuesday, 25 June 2013Read More
When I was asked about my life as a UBD student to where I am now, I began to realise my journey was never a straightforward one. I’m 26, graduated in 2011, and have worked six different jobs since graduation. I decided to dedicate two years doing community work (this is my version of Gap Year) before
Wednesday, 05 June 2013Read More
The Opening Ceremony of Design Week 2021 (DW21) was held online on Zoom on Thursday, 16 September 20
PhD student Hirdy Othman from the Faculty of Integrated Technologies (FIT) floored judges with a ful
Understanding the capacities of animals to adapt to different environmental circumstances allows ins
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