jen mccomb

Scientists’ evolution theory could explain Charles Darwin’s abominable mystery

June 17th, 2014

Scientists from Murdoch University have developed a theory of evolution that explains the rapid rise of flowering plants, a phenomenon which Charles Darwin described an “abominable mystery” and one that conflicts with his notion of gradual evolution.

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Murdoch professors to receive Queen’s birthday honours

June 14th, 2012

Murdoch Emeritus Professor Jen McComb and Adjunct Associate Professor Alex George have both been appointed Members of the Order of Australia for their work in the natural sciences.

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Murdoch-bred pasture legume to be 'next big thing'

September 2nd, 2010

A new French serradella cultivar ‘Eliza’ was officially released today – and its developers say it’s likely to become the biggest selling pasture legume cultivar in WA.

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