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Photographer: Amanda Teer © Australian Museum



A freshwater shark from southwest Sydney
It’s like a giant fossil jigsaw puzzle, says Yong Yi Zhen

The art of expeditioning
Michael Hugill joins the Museum’s Timor-Leste expedition

The Adelie Land meteorite
Ross Pogson marks the centenary of its discovery

On the record
Australian Centre for Wildlife Genomics and more

New books on fish, kangaroos, bats and gliders reviewed

DigiVol, the digitisation project
Crowdsourcing gets the job done


The Alexander experience
Join in the fun program of multicultural events, says Theodora Minas Gianniotis

Looking back at Papunya
Anthropologist Kate Khan recalls her visits to Papunya in the 1980s


Meeting Amanda
Dr Amanda Windsor has a passion for spider crabs

Xplorer young scientist liftout
Sink or swim!


In your backyard with Martyn Robinson
The sights and sounds of summer

Incidental images

Members events
Travel, talks and walks


From the Director: On the horizon

The Anthropocene: what’s in a name?
Humans are pushing the boundaries of Earth’s ecosytems, says Dr Alan Jones

Members message
with Serena Todd 

Brendan Atkins , Publications Coordinator
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