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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

Our Global Neighbours: Headdress and Money

Personal fortune and adornments of Palestinian women.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 07 Aug 2015

Letter from the Simpson Desert Expedition 2015: the journey begins

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

By: Jo Stewart, Category: Science, Date: 04 Aug 2015

Recycling off the beach: Aboriginal artists and ghost net at Pormpuraaw

Aboriginal communities in the Gulf of Carpentaria and Torres Strait are taking the lead in dealing with ghost nets

By: Dr Scott Mitchell, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 30 Jul 2015

Incredible Photographs From the Archives: Negative No.106

A blog series investigating stories and images from the earliest collection of photographs in the Museum's history.

By: Rose Docker, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 30 Jul 2015