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Deep Oceans is in motion

Our latest exhibition in development is Deep Oceans a collaboration with Questacon – The National Science & Technology Centre.  

By: Louise Teteris, Category: At The Museum, Date: 05 Aug 2011

Climate Change

 What would happen if we simply did nothing, can you imagine what our world would be like?

By: Jonathon Cant, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 05 Aug 2011

Moving the crocodile

With the glass removed from the front of the crocodile case, yesterday preparators and conservators moved the giant crocodile out of the case.

By: Vanessa Finney, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 05 Aug 2011

My Critical Appraisal of Surviving Australia

Box jellyfish, a giant wombat, and whale song all got my attention, among other things.

By: Michelle DelCarlo, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 02 Aug 2011

Crocodile case is on the move

Is the crocodile case too big and fragile to move?

By: Vanessa Finney, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 02 Aug 2011

Welcome to Jon

I'd like to welcome Jonathan Cant the Museum 2 You intern. Jon is from Macquarie University and is studying Museum studies.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 02 Aug 2011

It's getting warmer

As the weather gets warmer it is a great opportunity to start looking at the invertebrates in your local area.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 01 Aug 2011

What's in the Box - Refurbishment

Over the past 2 years we have been refurbishing some of our most popular boxes. We have just finished the Echidna and Platypus boxes and they look great.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 01 Aug 2011

This week in fish: Steen and the Spookfish

The content of this post actually covers a little more than one week.  The addition of web content was interrupted last week because we spent four days in Townsville attending the 2011 Australian Society for Fish Biology annual conference and collections workshop.  There is a feast of fishy content listed below.

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 29 Jul 2011

What Is Sustainability?

 
To be sustainable you don’t have to rush out and buy the latest solar cell technology to power your house, you can start very small scale.

By: Jonathon Cant, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 29 Jul 2011