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Category: At The Museum

Art of the Skull: The Holy Mountain

A blog series with stories from the artists, designers & illustrators involved in the contemporary pop up gallery in the Aztecs exhibition.

By: Daryl Prondoso - The Distillery, Category: At The Museum, Date: 16 Dec 2014

Art of the Skull: There is no way of knowing

A blog series with stories from the artists, designers & illustrators involved in the contemporary pop up gallery in the Aztecs exhibition.

By: Evi Oetomo, Category: At The Museum, Date: 09 Dec 2014

Art of the Skull: Bringing ideas to life

A blog series with stories from the artists, designers & illustrators involved in the contemporary pop up gallery in the Aztecs exhibition.

By: Amanda Teer, Category: At The Museum, Date: 02 Dec 2014

The Year of the Beacon and a staged strategy

2014 has been all about beacons...

By: Ms Jen Cork, Category: At The Museum, Date: 12 Nov 2014

Life among the Aztecs

What was everyday life like for the Aztec commoner? 

By: Fran Dorey, Category: At The Museum, Date: 08 Sep 2014

Science Festival buzzes

Eating crickets, knitting neurons and cuddling a dinosaur can mean only one thing: the launch of the Australian Museum Science Festival.

By: Lisa Robinson, Category: At The Museum, Date: 15 Aug 2014

Making an entrance

Kim McKay, Director and CEO, unveils some welcome changes at the Australian Museum.

By: Kim McKay, Category: At The Museum, Date: 12 Aug 2014

Just a little closer: little frog uses toes to attract prey

 First record of prey luring in an Australian frog has been captured on video.

By: Chris Hosking, Category: At The Museum, Date: 30 Jun 2014

Croc Swap

Recently we swapped two young Freshwater Crocodiles, Crocodylus johnstoni, for two new hatchling crocodiles in Surviving Australia.

By: Lachlan Manning, Category: At The Museum, Date: 24 Jun 2014

Keeping and Breeding Egyptian Beetles, Blaps polychresta

For the past few years the Australian Museum has bred this amazing beetle. This has required trying new ideas and a few little changes.

By: Chris Hosking, Category: At The Museum, Date: 22 Jun 2014