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Category: Science

Threadfin Seasnail swimming at 2400 m!

This impressive movie was taken at a depth of 2400 m.  The fish is a Threadfin Seasnail, Rhodichthys regina (family Liparidae).  Thank you to Dr David Stein for identifying the fish.

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 09 Nov 2011

Oceans: the litmus test

The oceans absorb much of the carbon dioxide we emit, but have they reached breaking point? asks ecologist Alan Jones.  

By: Dr Alan Jones, Category: Science, Date: 07 Nov 2011

For Arts Sake! – Visiting Bali #7

Heaven and hell

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 03 Nov 2011

For Arts Sake! – Visiting Bali #6

About a tortoise and a moon of Pejeng

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 01 Nov 2011

For Arts Sake! – Visiting Bali #5

Good news about organic rice – told by Wayan, one of the community leaders.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 27 Oct 2011

It's a wrap! How to bag a canoe

Why would our Materials Conservation team put a 14.5 metre canoe in a plastic bag?

By: Heather Mackay, Category: Science, Date: 20 Oct 2011

For Arts Sake! – Visiting Bali #4

Rice farming is the basis of refined Balinese culture...

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 20 Oct 2011

For Arts Sake! – Visiting Bali #3

Mythical themes and characters are omnipresent and mingle freely with daily life and modernity.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 19 Oct 2011

Pop-up Squid

Ever wondered what a tiny pop-up squid looks like?

By: Jen Cork, Category: Science, Date: 12 Oct 2011

Pygmy Squid in a dish!

Earlier in the year, Dr Mandy Reid was on a field trip at Sussex Inlet in NSW and collected a new species of Pygmy squid.

By: Jen Cork, Category: Science, Date: 12 Oct 2011