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The Survey: What young adults want in museums

To determine the needs and wants of young adults in museum visiting for the audience research study "Engaging Young Adults in Museums", a short ten question online survey was created and distributed to young adults aged 18-26 years via social media websites such as Facebook.

By: Emma Shrapnel, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 25 Sep 2012

Jurassic Lounge: A Case Study

The Jurassic Lounge event can be seen as an ideal model for successfully attracting the young adult audience to museums. A case study was conducted on the event for the audience research study "Engaging Young Adults in Museums".

By: Emma Shrapnel, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 25 Sep 2012

Attempts of museums around the world to capture the young adult audience

What are museums around the world currently doing to capture the young adult audience? The second topic investigated in the audience research study "Engaging Young Adults in Museums".

By: Emma Shrapnel, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 25 Sep 2012

The Barriers of Museum Visiting For Young Adults

The key barriers preventing young adults from attending museums was the first topic investigated in the audience research study "Engaging Young Adults in Museums".

By: Emma Shrapnel, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 25 Sep 2012

Engaging Young Adults in Museums: Reason for Research

“Engaging Young Adults in Museums” an audience research study aimed at discovering the reasons why young adults don't visit museums.

By: Emma Shrapnel, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 25 Sep 2012

23 September: It Started With A Catch (Timor-Leste Expedition)

Taking a sample is just the beginning and preserving and processing specimens requires more than just the e-word.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Science, Date: 24 Sep 2012

22 September: Return Of The Pooter (Timor-Leste Expedition)

If you want to access the supralittoral zone, you must first master the pooter. Come on a search with senseis Jim and Rosemary...

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Science, Date: 23 Sep 2012

21 September: Collector Cam (Timor-Leste Expedition)

It's one thing to explain how fish collecting is done, it's another to see it in action... so I strapped a camera to a marine biologist.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Science, Date: 22 Sep 2012

20 September: A Tour To Atauro (Timor-Leste Expedition)

In which our intrepid marine scientists spend the day due north, diving at Atauro Island, while our blogger takes photos and makes notes.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Science, Date: 21 Sep 2012

19 September: The Rote Boat (Timor-Leste-Expedition)

With their equipment finally arriving this morning, the marine scientists were able to have their first dive.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Science, Date: 20 Sep 2012