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Category: Science

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

Our Global Neighbours: In Praise of Pottery

Are pieces of broken clay pots good for anything?

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

Frog goo to the rescue

Why frogs may hold the key to curing your next illness

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: Science, Date: 02 Jun 2016

Our Global Neighbours: King Solomon and Spanish dreams in Melanesia

Layers of history in Solomon Islands: people, culture and collections.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 26 May 2016