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Polar Regions

Climate change, the Polar Regions and Polar Bears

By: Parrys Raines, Category: Science, Date: 06 Oct 2009

Visitors comment on search & discover

We recently surveyed visitors to search & discover and this is some of what they said.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 02 Oct 2009

Visitors to the Indigenous Australians exhibition

Who visits the Indigenous Australians Exhibition and what do they think about it?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 02 Oct 2009

Use of computer interactives in museums

Results from the 2009 survey on computer-based exhibits now available on Open Exhibits website.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 30 Sep 2009

Museums on Twitter

What are museums doing on Twitter?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 29 Sep 2009

Papers on museums and Web 2.0

What peer-reviewed papers have been published on museums and Web 2.0?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 25 Sep 2009

Dust storms

Will dust storms happen more often? What are the impacts?

By: Parrys Raines, Category: Science, Date: 24 Sep 2009

Egyptian Treasures Vodcasts

A voice from 350 BCE...

By: Michael Harvey , Category: At The Museum, Date: 24 Sep 2009

Sydney dust storm analysed by Museum mineralogist

Australian Museum mineralogist Ross Pogson took no time at all to analyse the mineral content of the dust that swept across Sydney this morning, enveloping the city in an eerie red blanket.

By: Rebecca Hancock, Category: Science, Date: 23 Sep 2009

Science in the City at the Australian Museum

Science in the City is a popular excursion for students. Here's what they enjoy about it!

By: Pauline Fitzgerald, Category: At The Museum, Date: 23 Sep 2009