Category: Science

Cyclone Ita: Part 1

A blog series about our Lizard Island Research Station's recovery from the cyclone that hit it on Friday 11 April, 2014.

By: Dr Anne Hoggett, Dr Lyle Vail, Category: Science, Date: 13 Apr 2014

Sharks on the Slab

Sally and Amanda spent several 'aromatic hours' earlier this week processing shark specimens.

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 11 Apr 2014

Make a wish for the Web

Last month was the 25th birthday of the World Wide Web.

By: Anna Namuren, Duncan Loxton, Category: Science, Date: 09 Apr 2014

Egyptology at the Australian Museum

From Egyptomania to Respectable Collection.

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

Whip it good!

What do Prince William and an Australian Museum scientist have in common?

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 04 Apr 2014

Meet the Thorny Tree Frog: a striking new frog species from Vietnam

Males of this newly discovered pink and yellow tree frog are covered in prickly, white-tipped spines.

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: Science, Date: 02 Apr 2014

Wildlife Forensic Science and DNA

DNA-based forensic science is at the forefront of solving wildlife crimes and is currently undergoing a transformation. 

By: Lizzy Myers, Dr Rebecca Johnson, Category: Science, Date: 01 Apr 2014

New lizard from NSW

Was this spectacular new species of lizard first ‘illustrated’ in Aboriginal rock art?

By: Brendan Atkins, Category: Science, Date: 28 Mar 2014

The Bold and the Beautiful

Swimming and science, all before breakfast.

By: Dr Mandy Reid, Category: Science, Date: 28 Mar 2014

Sydney's Pygmy Pipehorses mating

In a world-first, two divers have filmed Sydney's Pygmy Pipehorse mating.

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 27 Mar 2014