• Science

    Coral Biodiversity Expedition #3

    The lagoon at Lizard Island is pretty shallow so over spring's low tides, much of the reef is exposed. At high tide, however, the lagoon provides plenty of scope for easy-access diving.

  • Science

    Coral Biodiversity Expedition #2

    We are here at Lizard Island Research Station, the trade winds are blowing, but this has by no means inhibited our work program.

  • At The Museum

    Deep Oceans – Sneak Peek with Dr Nerida Wilson

    The Australian Museum, in collaboration with Questacon, is currently developing an exhibition on the mysterious 'Deep Oceans'.

  • Lifelong Learning

    The debate continues - Coal Seam Gas

    The Coal Seam Gas (CSG) industry has recently launched an advertising campaign to try and convince the public of the safety and economic benefit of gas wells. But not everyone is convinced.

  • At The Museum

    DAW: Day 7 The most dangerous animal?

    DAW? Dangerous Animals Week, of course! To celebrate our new Dangeroz app (available in the App Store now) we’re featuring a different Australian creature each day.

  • Science

    Welcome to the Jungle - Day 12

    Mountains, monsoons and mosquitoes: highlights from amphibian biologist Dr Jodi Rowley's diary of her recent field trip to Central Vietnam.

  • At The Museum

    DAW: Day 6 Sydney Funnel-Web Spider

    DAW? Dangerous Animals Week, of course! To celebrate our new Dangeroz app (available in the App Store now) we’re featuring a different Aussie creature each day...

  • Science

    Welcome to the Jungle - Day 11

    Mountains, monsoons and mosquitoes: highlights from amphibian biologist Dr Jodi Rowley's diary of her recent field trip to Central Vietnam.

  • Lifelong Learning

    What's in the Box - What's new

    What's new with Museum in a Box?

  • At The Museum

    DAW: Day 5 Bull Ant

    DAW? Dangerous Animals Week, of course! DAW? Dangerous Animals Week, of course! To celebrate our new Dangeroz app (available in the App Store now) we’re featuring a different Australian creature each day...

  • At The Museum

    Jurassic Lounge Season 2 wrap-up

    Jurassic Lounge has wrapped up with over 1,900 attending our last night and well over 8,00 for Season 2.

  • Science

    Field notes with ukelele

    Dr Nichola Raihani is a scientist at the Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London and she is last year's John and Laurine Proud Fellow. She has recently completed her third annual field season at Lizard Island. During her six-week visit, she and several others formed an impromptu bandn

  • Science

    Welcome to the Jungle - Day 10

    Mountains, monsoons and mosquitoes: highlights from amphibian biologist Dr Jodi Rowley's diary of her recent field trip to Central Vietnam.

  • Museullaneous

    The Scott Sisters' Notebooks Revealed #2

    Read selected extracts from the notebooks of the most famous natural history illustrators working in Sydney in the nineteenth century.

  • At The Museum

    DAW: Day 4 White Shark

    DAW? Dangerous Animals Week, of course! To celebrate our new Dangeroz app (available in the App Store now) we’re featuring a different Aussie creature each day...