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Teaching entomology in Papua New Guinea

Capacity building and the neighbours: teaching insect identification in Papua New Guinea

By: Dr Chris Reid, Category: AMRI, Date: 30 Mar 2015

Museum in a Box stories

The Australian Museum is celebrating 50 years of Museum in a Box and we want to hear your stories.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 25 Mar 2015

Cyclone Nathan - Blog series

A blog series about our Lizard Island Research Station's recovery from 2015’s Cyclone Nathan.

By: Category: Science, Date: 24 Mar 2015

Rare and poorly-known, meet a new genus of long-legged flies

Flies from Australia, New Guinea and New Caledonia show ancient Gondwanan connections.

By: Dr Dan Bickel, Category: AMRI, Date: 24 Mar 2015

Cyclone Nathan: Part 3

The recovery begins.

By: Steve Doo (PhD student University of Sydney) Cassy Thompson (LIRS staff), Category: Science, Date: 23 Mar 2015

2015 Eureka Prizes: entries open!

There are countless reasons to enter for an Australian Museum Eureka Prize… what’s yours?

By: Ingrid Bennett, Category: Science, Date: 23 Mar 2015

Cyclone Nathan: Part 2

The second in a blog series about our Lizard Island Research Station's recovery from 2015’s Cyclone Nathan.

By: Steve Doo (PhD student University of Sydney), Cassy Thompson (LIRS staff), Category: Science, Date: 21 Mar 2015

Cyclone Nathan: Part 1

A blog series about our Lizard Island Research Station's recovery from 2015’s Cyclone Nathan.

By: Steve Doo (PhD student University of Sydney) Cassy Thompson (LIRS staff) Paloma Matis (PhD student University of Technology Sydney), Category: Science, Date: 20 Mar 2015

Master Chef versus octopus: the ultimate challenge

With barbecue tongs blazing and hat askew, the Braveheart cook bags a beauty.

By: Dr Mandy Reid, Category: Science, Date: 20 Mar 2015

Our Global Neighbours: Remembering Brigadier General Roth

Achievements and connections of progressive military medic.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 19 Mar 2015