Category: AMRI

Retracing the pathways of invasive marine worms in Australia and New Zealand

Using genetics, AMRI scientists investigated the pathways of an invasive Mediterranean fan worm as a basis for future biosecurity policies.

By: Dr Ingo Burghardt, Dr Elena Kupriyanova, Dr Pat Hutchings, Dr Shane Ahyong, Category: AMRI, Date: 29 Sep 2017

The impact of a disease on Southeast Asian frogs: a first look

A potentially deadly pathogen is infecting frogs in Vietnam, but is it causing frog population declines?

By: Le Thi Thuy Duong, Hoang Duc Huy, Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 22 Sep 2017

Bush Blitzing the reptiles of Mungo National Park

We uncover beautiful threatened species as part of the latest Bush Blitz survey in Mungo National Park

By: Mr Stephen Mahony, Christopher Portway, Category: AMRI, Date: 20 Sep 2017

AMplify ep 36: Live at the AM — 2017 AMRI Lifetime Achievement Awards

 A live recording on the 2017 Australian Museum Research Institute (AMRI) Lifetime Achievement Awards. 

By: Madelaine Love, Category: AMRI, Date: 13 Sep 2017

Just what is Australia’s Dingo?

Almost everything about the Dingo is controversial, including its scientific name.

By: Dr Mark Eldridge, Dr Stephen Jackson, Category: AMRI, Date: 11 Sep 2017

Gemstone accolades and museum outreach

Gemstones flash brightly for Australian Museum Geoscience activities at present.

By: Lin Sutherland, Category: AMRI, Date: 01 Sep 2017

The Molong Meteorite – a visitor from outer space.

A story about a meteorite from the central west of NSW that has been part of the Australian Museum collection for 83 years.

By: Ross Pogson, Category: AMRI, Date: 01 Sep 2017

New book seeks paradigm shift in wildlife management

One of the greatest challenges currently facing wild animal and plant populations is tackled in a new book.

By: Dr Mark Eldridge, Dick Frankham, Category: AMRI, Date: 01 Sep 2017

Into the deep end – snail systematics on the ocean floor

AMRI researchers have started on a three-year project to unravel the mysteries of the turrid gastropods of the Australian deep sea.

By: Dr Anders Hallan, Dr Francesco Criscione, Category: AMRI, Date: 24 Aug 2017

The 2017 AMRI Lifetime Achievement Awards

Another year, another amazing scientist – or in this case a group of scientists!

By: Alexandra Durham, Category: AMRI, Date: 22 Aug 2017