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Category: Science

Poorly-known parasites threaten freshwater biodiversity

A new paper is calling for more attention to be paid to poorly-known micro-organisms capable of killing off amphibians and fishes.

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: Science, Date: 06 Nov 2013

A new school of fish

Well, I'm impressed!

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 05 Nov 2013

Our Global Neighbours: Story-tellers from Indonesia

Stories are shared and moulded to enrich people and collections.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 02 Nov 2013

Balinese Expressions: Guardian Statues

How Bedogol guards our balance and peace.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 02 Nov 2013

Balinese Expressions: Offerings in a Changing World

An example of a dynamic culture.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 30 Oct 2013

Ghost net art: Dauma and Garom wrapped for transport to Sydney

Our new ghost net pieces, Dauma the mud crab and Garom the rock cod, are now in Sydney!

By: Ms Rebecca Fisher, Category: Science, Date: 29 Oct 2013

Our Global Neighbours: Noken from Papuan Highlands

The versatile native bag as a cultural heritage.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 29 Oct 2013

Our Global Neighbours: Female Warrior Srikandi and Modernity

A role model for Indonesian women.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 24 Oct 2013

Our Global Neighbours: Young Visitors from Indonesia

Australia-Indonesia Youth Exchange Program.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 22 Oct 2013

Nursemaid to the Fishes - Gilbert Percy Whitley

A passion born from “insatiable curiosity and an ability to draw” resulted in 37,000 fish specimens to be documented by Gilbert Whitley.

By: Alison Leeson, Category: Science, Date: 09 Oct 2013