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By Author: Dr Lynda Kelly

Interest in Ancient Cultures

What interests visitors about ancient cultures?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 11 Sep 2009

Citizen Science

The Centre for Advancement of Informal Science Education (CAISE) have released a report on "citizen science".

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 11 Sep 2009

Visitors' Interest in Science

This post summarises a number of studies that have looked at visitors' interest in science at museums.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 08 Sep 2009

'Categorising visitors'?

I have been asked how (and why) researchers categorise visitors. Well, here's some of the ways they do that (and a little speculation as to why they do that)!

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 31 Aug 2009

Visitors talk biodiversity

What do Museum visitors think the term biodiversity means?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 28 Aug 2009

Science in the City Feedback

The Audience Research Unit has been evaluating the Museum's Science in the City program since 2001. Feedback is always good and here's an example of a satisfied customer from 2009:

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 26 Aug 2009

Biodiversity Exhibition Evaluations

A question from Georgina Bishop, Natural History Museum, London...

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 25 Aug 2009

The Australian Museum Eureka Prizes

Attendees at the 20th Anniversary Australian Museum Eureka Prizes Award Dinner share their thoughts about the evening.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 21 Aug 2009

Kids talk about the Internet

What do young people think about the internet?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 31 Jul 2009

Visitors talk bones

Some comments from visitors about the Skeletons exhibition

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 29 Jul 2009