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Category: Science

Our Global Neighbours: Mr Potter Goes to War

Gentlemanly pursuit on a periphery of war.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 20 Aug 2014

Tim Flannery - a lifetime of achievement

The Australian Museum Research Institute (AMRI) honours Inaugural Lecturer, Professor Tim Flannery, with a Lifetime Achivement Award.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Science, Date: 19 Aug 2014

Capitalism, Cities and the Theory of Evolution

How humanities influenced the central idea in evolution.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 18 Aug 2014

A new name and a new direction for our scientific research

A wonderful speech by Professor Merlin Crossley capped off the official launch of the Australian Museum Research Institute (AMRI) last week.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Science, Date: 18 Aug 2014

Balinese Expressions: Painted Lives

Are Balinese paintings biographical?

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 15 Aug 2014

Fish Tongue Biters: more than just one of a kind

Meet Smenispa irregularis, one of more than 100 different species of crustacean isopods found lurking in the mouths of fishes.

By: Melissa Martin, Category: Science, Date: 14 Aug 2014

Great White crosses the Tasman

The latest arrival from sea - a White Shark named Pip has crossed the Tasman. 

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 13 Aug 2014

Balinese Expressions: What is Lamak?

Lamak often decorates the shrine’s tower where the wooden bell bale kulkul is housed and beaten to call the villagers for ceremonies.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 12 Aug 2014

Ancient Trade Ignores Modern Political Boundaries

Obsidian artefacts reveal social relations between Russia and China about 20,000 years ago.

By: Dr Robin Torrence, Category: Science, Date: 12 Aug 2014

Egyptian Past: The Lady of Terror

How the rampaging Goddess of destruction was pacified.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 08 Aug 2014