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By Author: Dr Stan Florek

Our Global Neighbours: Gold, whistling pots and sugar.

Unearthing secrets of Chimu culture at Cayalti Estate in Peru.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 02 Jun 2014

Food Culture: Drink your Tea

A history of tea in 488 words.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 26 May 2014

Our Global Neighbours: The sword of David

Who owned the Shirase sword?

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 22 May 2014

Our Global Neighbours: Encounters with Bali in Mosman

The beauty of Indonesian fabric amplified by knowledge.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 22 May 2014

Our Global Neighbours: Saving lives in war and peace

A cup of coffee before going to war.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 07 May 2014

Egyptology at the Australian Museum

From Egyptomania to Respectable Collection.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 08 Apr 2014

Food Culture: Killing in Murderers Bay

The brilliant career of the South American sweet potato in Oceania.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 21 Mar 2014

Our Global Neighbours: Mask with Human Skulls

Julie Lahn - an anthropologist – illuminates the significance and whereabouts of a mask from Aurid Island.

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

Food Culture: What Happened to Pepper

Spicing, healing and changing the course of history.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 16 Feb 2014

Our Global Neighbours: Scroll Paintings

Appreciation of painting – Chinese style

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 10 Feb 2014