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AMplify: Episode 7, Dr Richard Major (part one)

This week on the AM podcast, CEO and Director Kim McKay speaks to ornithologist Dr Richard Major about the plight of native birds in Sydney.

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 10 May 2016

Trailblazers Mobile Application with beacons User-Evaluation

Mid-2016 the digital team performed user evaluation of our latest mobile beacon project and had some interesting findings.

By: Ms Jen Cork, Category: At The Museum, Date: 10 May 2016

Autumn Waterbug Watch 2016

Waterbug Watch is an ongoing citizen science initiative of the Australian Museum

By: Greg McDonald, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 09 May 2016

Our Global Neighbours: Arousing Elema Spirits

Pieces of remarkable ceremonial tradition in the south coast of Papua New Guinea.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 06 May 2016

Five years of DigiVol

The Australian Museum is thrilled to celebrate five years of our innovative volunteer digitisation program

By: Alice Gage, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 05 May 2016

AMplify: Episode 6, 2016 Eureka Prizes launch

A live panel discussion with former Eureka Prize winners and Trailblazers of Science, hosted by Robyn Williams.

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 04 May 2016

Q and A with 2015 Eureka Prize winner Professor Tanya Monro

Professor Tanya Monro tells of her Eureka Prize experience and the impact of the win for her and her research team.

By: Vanessa Gardos, Category: Science, Date: 02 May 2016

Tanks Everybody!

Have you ever wondered how large fish specimens are stored here in the Australian Museum collections?

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: AMRI, Date: 27 Apr 2016

AMplify: Episode 5, Dr Mark Eldridge

The AM's Principal Research Scientist in Mammalogy talks to Kim McKay about the impact of climate change on Australian species

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 26 Apr 2016

AMplify: Episode 4, Trailblazers Talks – An Evening on Everest

Listen to the live conversation between two giants of Australian exploration, Greg Mortimer and Howard Whelan

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 19 Apr 2016