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By Author: Michael Hugill

The Octopus and the 'Living Fossil': Closer Than We Thought

Q&A with the Museum biologist who helped answer an enduring question about the family tree of the second largest group of animals on earth: molluscs.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Science, Date: 15 Dec 2011

Jurassic Lounge FTW! (Please vote for us)


J-Lounge is going 'For The Win' in FBi Radio's SMAC awards and we'd really appreciate your vote.
 

By: Michael Hugill, Category: At The Museum, Date: 30 Nov 2011

Ask a curator: What's Yiwarra Kuju?

A Q&A with John Carty, anthropologist and co-curator of our new exhibition, Yiwarra Kuju: The Canning Stock Route.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: At The Museum, Date: 28 Nov 2011

Interview with a teenage Photographer of the Year

The Natural History Museum London and BBC Wildlife Magazine have announced Wagga Wagga's Jack Salzke as the winner of this year's Wildlife Photographer of the Year award, 15-17 years category.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: At The Museum, Date: 25 Nov 2011

The Australian Museum Student Forum 2011


Showcasing the research done by students associated with the Museum...

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Science, Date: 22 Nov 2011

Social Musings: 5 lessons we've learned


Here's a quick look at the top 5 things we've learned since launching our new(ish) social media action plan.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 14 Nov 2011

Linkasaurus #11

'Curated' for you: the latest web, tech and museum news from across the net...

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 04 Nov 2011

Museum Scientist Wins Prestigious Publishing Prize

A Q&A with Technical Officer Michael Shea, co-winner of the Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales' Whitley Medal, the most sought after prize in Australian zoological publishing.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Science, Date: 07 Oct 2011

Unmasking Materials Conservation

Our crack squad of conservators are busy preparing an amazing variety of masks for our upcoming display, Spirit Faces...

By: Michael Hugill, Category: At The Museum, Date: 12 Sep 2011

Linkasaurus #10

A short and sweet list of links to recent web, tech and Museum news. (Try saying that in a hurry.)

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 05 Aug 2011