Explore Magazine – Winter 2018

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CONTENTS

4 ... What's on

5 ... From the Director
The future health of our environment is in our hands

7 ... Preserving the art of science
Meet the recipients of the inaugural Australian Museum Scientific Illustration Scholarship

8 ... Whales Tohora come to the AM
Fran Dorey gives us a taste of this upcoming exhibition about the giants of the deep

10 ... Citizens rise!
The Australian Museum's citizen science projects are helping change the world for the better, writes Alice Gage

18 ... Climate in the Anthropocene
Professor Mike Hulme of the University of Cambridge explores our evolving notion of climate

20 ... Every skerrick of Eric
Gabriel Wilder pieces together the story of Australia’s most complete pliosaur

22 ... Access all areas
How the Australian Museum is creating social change through inclusion, writes Gabriel Wilder

24 ... First of their kind
The Australian Museum's type specimens

28 ... Blood and bone
Australian Museum Research Institute scientist Dr Sandy Ingleby describes the evolving art of cleaning a whale carcass

31 ... Behind the screens
Digital interactives in the Westpac Long Gallery are opening doors to once-closed collections

32 ... Out of their shells
Louise Schwartzkoff meets the Australian Museum’s mollusc experts

35 ... Welcoming David Armstrong
Peter Munro interviews the new President of the Australian Museum Trust

37 ... News


Alice Gage
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