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Category: At The Museum

An Ode to the Scott Sisters

The Museum's multi-talented Ukulele Group perform their ode to the art of scientific illustration... 

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 15 Sep 2011

DAW: Day 7 The most dangerous animal?

DAW? Dangerous Animals Week, of course! To celebrate our new Dangeroz app (available in the App Store now) we’re featuring a different Australian creature each day.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 14 Sep 2011

Venomous vs. Poisonous

Although these terms are often used interchangeably, there is a difference between organisms that are venomous and those that are poisonous.  

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 14 Sep 2011

How do you rate danger?

Over the past several months we’ve been developing DangerOz, an app about dangerous Australian animals. How did we work out the Danger rating for each one?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 14 Sep 2011

Unmasking Materials Conservation

Our crack squad of conservators are busy preparing an amazing variety of masks for our upcoming display, Spirit Faces...

By: Michael Hugill, Category: At The Museum, Date: 12 Sep 2011

Visitor Perceptions of the Museum and Jurassic Lounge

"Alive & Not Antiquated"

By: Michelle DelCarlo, Category: At The Museum, Date: 25 Aug 2011

A Jurassic Lounge bouquet

We received this feedback via our website. Thought I'd share with you all. 

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 24 Aug 2011

Popping up at a museum near you

A Pop-Up Museum? We had one today! Read on to find out more...

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 19 Aug 2011

Significance and the Crocodile

Pondering the idea of significance, the crocodile, and our audiences.

By: Michelle DelCarlo, Category: At The Museum, Date: 16 Aug 2011

Crocodile specimen on the move

See you later alligator, in a while crocodile.

By: Jen Cork, Category: At The Museum, Date: 12 Aug 2011