A blog series about our 2015 research expedition into the Simpson Desert
Simpson Desert Expedition 2015: Introduction
Follow our scientists as they journey into one of the most remote areas on the planet. Read full article.
Blog 1: The journey begins
The first missive from journalist Jo Stewart, who is documenting the work of our science team in the Simpson Desert. Read full article.
Blog 2: A camel's pace
Jo Stewart reports on the minutiae the desert can reveal while slow-travelling. Read full article.
Blog 3: Desert oasis
The team comes across life in the desert. Read full article.
Blog 4: Treasures in the dunes
Despite the Desert's harshness and unpredictibility, it offers stunning beauty. Read full article.
Blog 5: Back in Birdsville
The team arrives safely at their original departure point and reflect on the journey. Read full article.
The Australian Museum Simpson Desert Expedition is funded by a grant from the Australian Museum Foundation.