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See what's in the autumn issue of Explore magazine. Follow the links to read sample stories, and join Members (see panel, right) to have the print edition delivered to your door.



Science bytes Science, shipwrecks and slippery cargoes 
Dr Lauren Hughes and the troubled US Exploring Expedition

Photofeast Cute little suckers 
A harlequin bug makes it to the Eurekas

Science bytes Darwin’s pest 
Is this the first pest collected in Australia, asks Chris Reid.

Australian Museum Foundation Captivated by rock-wallabies 
Meet Dr Sally Potter, Chadwick Biodiversity Fellow


Culture connect Rover’s legacy
Restoring the Canning Stock Route

From the archives Australian Museum Members turns 40
Serena Todd opens the archives

Culture connect More Fashion Less Waste
Get your sewing basket out, says Jane Johnston


Cover story Mawson’s time capsule
What does this mystery crate from Antarctica hold?

Science bytes On the record 

Xplorer young scientist liftout Catch me if you can!

Xplanations Search > Discover

In your backyard with Martyn Robinson

People in science Meeting Catherine Livingstone

Members events Night Talks and walks


From the Director Encountering Indigenous Australia

On the agenda Surviving on sandy beaches
Are we squeezing our beaches to death?

Members message with Serena Todd 

Brendan Atkins , Publications Coordinator
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