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By Author: Dr Stan Florek

Our Global Neighbours: Albert Namatjira

Artist who ‘changed the face of Australia

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 15 Dec 2014

Our Global Neighbours: Studying Egyptian Flints

The Wadi el-Sheikh quarry complex extends for several kilometres - millions of flint blades and knives were produced in antiquity.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 04 Dec 2014

Lily’s encounter with Egyptology

Learning as discovery and adventure.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 28 Nov 2014

Lily Day at the Museum

A week of learning and discovery.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 27 Nov 2014

Our Global Neighbours: The Mystery of a Drinking Bottle

From an ancient pre-Columbian graveyard to the Captain Cook Collection.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 18 Nov 2014

Our Global Neighbours: Cloth and its Meaning

Textiles of Southeast Asia are amongst the richest in diversity and design in the world.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 13 Nov 2014

Food Culture: What’s Wrong with Malthus

The food impact on growth of human population.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 05 Nov 2014

Our Global Neighbours: God of War - Two Incarnations

One big and one small figure of the God Gou from Dahomey.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 30 Oct 2014

Our Global Neighbours: Curious Cook Clubs

Dangerous Caribbean weapons in the Captain Cook Collection.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 29 Oct 2014

Egyptian Past: Little Minions at Work

Cultivating a life of eternal bliss – leaving work to others.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 20 Oct 2014