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Category: At The Museum

More beacon technology in use at the Australian Museum

For stage four of the museum beacon strategy we have developed an application with gamification at its core.

By: Ms Jen Cork, Category: At The Museum, Date: 03 Dec 2015

Anna Bligh’s link to one of Australia’s 50 greatest explorers

Former Queensland premier Anna Bligh dropped in to see a relic of William Bligh's ill-fated ship

By: Jessica Watson, Category: At The Museum, Date: 25 Nov 2015

The Australian Museum Science Festival 2015

Each year the Australian Museum celebrates National Science Week with the Australian Museum Science Festival (AMSF).

By: Category: At The Museum, Date: 17 Sep 2015

The Mighty Aztecs: Rediscovering a lost culture

Who were the Mexihcah?

By: Ashleigh Harrington, Category: At The Museum, Date: 16 Sep 2015

Crusty invaders

Did you know Australia is home to the world’s largest and smallest species of freshwater crayfish?

By: Brendan Atkins, Category: At The Museum, Date: 20 Jul 2015

Using Beacons at the Museum - Stage Three Update

For stage three of the museum beacon strategy we have developed an application with beacon interactions at the core.

By: Ms Jen Cork, Category: At The Museum, Date: 19 May 2015

Switched on Kids Shed Light on Science

Our April school holiday programs saw budding scientists getting their hands dirty and exploring the mysteries of light.

By: Sian Rafferty, Category: At The Museum, Date: 07 May 2015

Traffic jam INSIDE the Museum

Materials Conservation are at the epicentre of all collection movement across the Museum, and April is going to be a superhighway!

By: Kate Jones, Category: At The Museum, Date: 02 Apr 2015

Aztecs Audio Guide with beacons user-evaluation

At the end of 2014 the digital team performed user evaluation of our latest mobile beacon project and had some interesting findings.

By: Ms Jen Cork, Category: At The Museum, Date: 23 Feb 2015

Art of the Skull: The Cranium and the Mandible

A blog series with stories from the artists, designers & illustrators involved in the contemporary pop up gallery in the Aztecs exhibition.

By: Heath Killen, Category: At The Museum, Date: 27 Jan 2015