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Another cosmopolitan species hits the dust!

We reveal that a “widespread” marine worm species is actually several undescribed species, each known from restricted localities.

By: Dr Pat Hutchings, Category: AMRI, Date: 19 Aug 2015

Letter from the Simpson Desert Expedition 2015: back in Birdsville

The fifth missive from journalist Jo Stewart, who is documenting the work of our science team in the Simpson Desert.

By: Jo Stewart, Category: Science, Date: 18 Aug 2015

What sparked your imagination

The Australian Museum science festival has started with a Big Bang this week.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 16 Aug 2015

Letter from the Simpson Desert Expedition 2015: treasures in the dunes

The fourth missive from journalist Jo Stewart, who is documenting the work of our science team in the Simpson Desert.

By: Alice Gage, Category: Science, Date: 14 Aug 2015

Robyn Williams presents the 2015 Annual Australian Museum Research Institute Address

Science broadcaster Robyn Williams AM delivers address and is honoured with the 2015 Australian Museum Lifetime Achievement Award

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 14 Aug 2015

Blog Series: Simpson Desert Expedition 2015

A blog series about our 2015 research expedition into the Simpson Desert

By: Alice Gage, Category: Science, Date: 12 Aug 2015

Orgy of Eels

 It’s deep, dark and cold – what better place to spawn?

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 12 Aug 2015

Letter from the Simpson Desert Expedition 2015: desert oasis

The third missive from journalist Jo Stewart, who is documenting the work of our science team in the Simpson Desert

By: Jo Stewart, Category: Science, Date: 11 Aug 2015

Letter from the Simpson Desert Expedition 2015: a camel's pace

The second missive from journalist Jo Stewart, who is documenting the work of our science team in the Simpson Desert.

By: Jo Stewart, Category: Science, Date: 07 Aug 2015

Traveling to Dubbo

Last week I traveled to Dubbo to teach the Evolution of Australian Biota study days at Taronga Western Plains Zoo in Dubbo.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 07 Aug 2015