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By Author: Michael Hugill

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

Social Musings: The first month of a new plan


A report on the first (calendar) month of our new social media action plan...

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 26 Jul 2011

Wallabies... of the rucking, mauling kind

A couple of walking, talking Wallabies (aka Australian Rugby Union players) visited the Museum...

By: Michael Hugill, Category: At The Museum, Date: 14 Jul 2011

Brothers in the realm of science

The Museum’s Shirase sword is a symbol of friendship...

By: Michael Hugill, Category: At The Museum, Date: 08 Jul 2011

Save our owls

The Powerful Owl (Ninox strenua), one of Australia's iconic birds, is currently listed as vulnerable in NSW with only 20-30 mating pairs in the Sydney region.

By: Jen Cork, Michael Hugill, Category: Science, Date: 08 Jul 2011

Linkasaurus #9

Socialising, customising and cat-ifying museums... a round-up of recent web and tech news.

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

Theatrette or Photo Studio?

No more men and women in white coats as Peppermint Magazine takes over the Theatrette.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: At The Museum, Date: 01 Jul 2011