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Category: Science

A rare land snail from north Queensland

The discovery of a rare snail in north Queensland has re-opened the debate on ancient connections between Australia & New Guinea.

By: Dr John Stanisic, Category: Science, Date: 09 Dec 2015

Afterlife: Embalming the Egyptian Way

Australian connections in the science of the mummy.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 24 Nov 2015

Afterlife: Coffin for a Mummy

Repairs, modifications and repainting.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 20 Nov 2015

Our Global Neighbours: Two Illustrious Germans

Lives in the science of Natural History.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 18 Nov 2015

Afterlife: Man in a Coffin

A practice of forensic examination.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 10 Nov 2015

Afterlife: Gifts from Thebes

Mummies, history and science at the Australian Museum.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 06 Nov 2015

Our Global Neighbours: Bismarck's Imperial Commissioner

Race, anthropology and German colonial venture in Melanesia.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 04 Nov 2015

Brian Robinson

Linking Melanesian Art and Culture.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 21 Oct 2015

Balinese Expressions: Baris Dance

His eyes move up and down, left and right as the brave young warrior seeks his adversaries.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 16 Oct 2015

Our Global Neighbours: Javanese Shadow Puppets

Even foreigners know it as wayang kulit, literally shadow hide, puppet or shadow theatre.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 07 Oct 2015