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Category: Science

Pacific Spirit

Review: a High School perspective.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Taliesin Heyman-Griffiths, Category: Science, Date: 01 Dec 2016

Our Global Neighbours: Arctic Ice-cream

And other examples from ingenious Inuit culture.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 03 Nov 2016

How the Australian Museum and Tokyo Museum worked together to build their natural history collections.

In the 19th century natural history museums from around the world worked together to provide eye catching displays.

By: Patricia Egan, Category: Science, Date: 26 Sep 2016

Crab cornucopia, Digivols unlock a Pandora’s box, the Mel Ward dry crab collection

Contemporary technology applied to an old problem provides a rapid solution with potential to assist biodiversity studies

By: Dr Stephen Keable, Category: Science, Date: 15 Sep 2016

Our Global Neighbours: The Kwa-guilth pole

The journey of a Western Red Cedar pole of the Kwa-guilth people from British Colombia to the new Museums Discovery Centre in Castle Hill.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 05 Sep 2016

2016 Eureka Prizes Wrap Up

Celebrating the winners of the 2016 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes

By: Vanessa Gardos, Category: Science, Date: 01 Sep 2016

Snake Bite Kit

One of the risks faced by scientists looking for reptiles is being bitten by a venonmous snake.

By: Patricia Egan, Category: Science, Date: 25 Aug 2016

Australian Museum 2016 Eureka Prizes finalists announced

Forty-nine finalists have been shortlisted for the 2016 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes.

By: Vanessa Gardos, Category: Science, Date: 29 Jul 2016

Q and A with 2015 Eureka Prize winner Dr Phillip Urquijo

Dr Phillip Urquijo tells of his Eureka Prize experience and the impact of the win on his research.

By: Vanessa Gardos, Category: Science, Date: 25 Jul 2016

Our Global Neighbours: Remembering Truganini

Fortieth anniversary of returning to her land (and water)

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 20 Jul 2016