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Our Global Neighbours # 2

Who are the Peranakans?

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 18 Jun 2012

Our Global Neighbours # 1

Mer Island: A Thumbnail Portrait

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 18 Jun 2012

This week in Fish: Variable Snake Blenny

This week we added an image of an adult Black Pomfret to go with the great shots of the juvenile that we added last week.  Thanks everyone for your contributions.

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 15 Jun 2012

This week in Fish: New website online

It's been quite a wait, but the new-look Australian Museum website is online and plenty of new content has been added since the last Fish Bits post.

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 08 Jun 2012

Transit of Venus: Day 4 - Transit Day

Australian Museum Members and astronomers Dr Fred Watson and Dr Nick Lomb set off on a 4 day tour to witness the 2012 Transit of Venus. This is what happened on day 4.

By: Chanele Moss, Category: Science, Date: 08 Jun 2012

Transit of Venus tour: Day 3

Australian Museum Members and astronomers Dr Fred Watson and Dr Nick Lomb set off on a 4 day tour to witness the 2012 Transit of Venus. This is what happened on day 3.

By: Chanele Moss, Category: Science, Date: 08 Jun 2012

Transit of Venus tour: Day 2

Australian Museum Members and astronomers Dr Fred Watson and Dr Nick Lomb set off on a 4 day tour to witness the 2012 Transit of Venus. This is what happened on day 2.
 

By: Chanele Moss, Category: Science, Date: 08 Jun 2012

Transit of Venus tour: Day 1

Australian Museum Members and astronomers Dr Fred Watson and Dr Nick Lomb set off on a 4 day tour to witness the 2012 Transit of Venus.  

By: Chanele Moss, Category: Science, Date: 07 Jun 2012

Transit of Venus

On Wednesday 6 June, 2012, we marvel at an astronomical rarity – the transit of Venus across the face of the sun.

By: Emma Gray, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 06 Jun 2012

E-merging technology&museums: an additional perspective on online producing

As cultural institutions become increasingly aware of their need to extend outreach and communication activities in the digital realm, museums require professionals with more composite profiles, combining mediation abilities and technological competence.
Museum professional Irene Rubino offers insights on the topic in an interview with Jennifer Cork, online producer at the Australian Museum.

By: Irene Rubino, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 05 Jun 2012