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Afterlife: Embalming the Egyptian Way

Australian connections in the science of the mummy.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 24 Nov 2015

Afterlife: Coffin for a Mummy

Repairs, modifications and repainting.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 20 Nov 2015

Our Global Neighbours: Two Illustrious Germans

Lives in the science of Natural History.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 18 Nov 2015

Waterbug Watch training day October 24, 2015

Waterbug Watch is a citizen science initiative of the Australian Museum.

By: Greg McDonald, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 17 Nov 2015

Zud

An excerpt from Tim Cope’s book On the Trail Of Genghis Khan.

By: Alice Gage, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 17 Nov 2015

A new species of frog discovered from the forests of Cambodia and Vietnam

A tiny little frog that looks almost the same as another species has just been revealed from the imperiled forests of Southeast Asia

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 16 Nov 2015

Expedition to Swain Reefs

According to Gilbert Whitley '...surely the spirits of the Barrier Reef naturalists may haunt the heavenly air of Heron Island'

By: Ms Prue Walker, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 12 Nov 2015

Afterlife: Man in a Coffin

A practice of forensic examination.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 10 Nov 2015

Afterlife: Gifts from Thebes

Mummies, history and science at the Australian Museum.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 06 Nov 2015

Teaming up to help fight the illegal rhino horn trade

AMRI, Scottish and Vietnamese wildlife forensic scientists excited to see the difference their collaboration can make to real-world issues

By: Dr Greta Frankham, Category: AMRI, Date: 05 Nov 2015