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Grounding Digital Information Trends Part 2

What do online trends mean for the future role of a museum? More from Kristen Purcell, at Museums and the Web 2011.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 08 Apr 2011

Grounding Digital Information Trends Part 1

Here's some notes from the key note address given by Kristen Purcell, Associate Director, Pew Internet Project, at the Museums and the Web annual conference in Philadelphia, PA. 

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 08 Apr 2011

What's in the Box - Catchments: Water for Living

The Catchments: Water for Living box is an exciting new resource for high schools.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 07 Apr 2011

(#)WhyILoveMuseums Day

Today is #whyilovemuseumsday on Twitter. Here are some of our favourite tweets so far...

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 06 Apr 2011

New Aboriginal Dance and Culture Program

An Indigenous Australian Theatre group will perform live.

By: Ms Helen Wheeler, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 06 Apr 2011

Meeting Delayed Due to Dancers

A discussion can't compete with drums...

By: Michael Hugill, Category: At The Museum, Date: 06 Apr 2011

This week in Fish: Find a fish launched

I don't mind saying that I'm pretty excited to be able to announce that the new Find a Fish page is online. Working on this page (and those that sit beneath it) has consumed more of my evenings than I would like to admit.  In addition, as always, some great images were added. Thanks troops!

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 01 Apr 2011

Linkasaurus! #4

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

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 01 Apr 2011

Lord Howe Island connections

This week I have been bringing together some research on the Museum's scientific links with Lord Howe Island.

By: Vanessa Finney, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 30 Mar 2011

My little interview with Tim Flannery

Professor Tim Flannery is an amazing man and has done amazing things. He is a scientist, explorer, and author and as I found out when I met him he has got a great sense of humour. Professor Flannery is someone I admire and look up to so to meet him was really special. I just wish I could spend more time with him to talk "enviro" talk!

By: Parrys Raines, Category: Science, Date: 27 Mar 2011