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By Author: Alice Gage

AMplify ep 23: Dr Robin Torrence

AM Anthropologist Dr Robin Torrence chats with Kim McKay about her research on the function of ancient material on peoples’ daily lives.

By: Alice Gage, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 02 Dec 2016

AMplify ep 22: Catherine Timbrell, Exhibition Producer of Spiders – Alive & Deadly

How do you help people learn to love one of the most reviled creatures? Catherine Timbrell talks to Kim McKay about the creation of Spiders.

By: Alice Gage, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 21 Nov 2016

In the Venom Lab with Spider Wrangler Lachlan Manning

Our arachnid guru tells us how and why we are milking spiders for thier venom live in Spiders – Alive & Deadly.

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 03 Nov 2016

AMplify ep 21: Live Night Talk on Asaro Mud Masks from Papua New Guinea

A distinguished panel explore the cultural significance and museum acquisition of Asaro Mud Men Masks.

By: Alice Gage, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 03 Nov 2016

AMplify: Episode 20, nature photographer Luke Tsharke

Live at the AM, award-winning photographer Luke Tsharke discusses the joys and risks of the getting the perfect shot.

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 17 Oct 2016

AMplify: Episode 19, Steven Alderton

CEO Kim McKay in conversation with Director of Programs, Exhibitions & Cultural Collections Steven Alderton.

By: Alice Gage, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 15 Sep 2016

Google launches natural history project with the AM

From today, our collections will be highlighted in a world-first virtual tour presented on the new online Google Cultural Institute.

By: Alice Gage, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 13 Sep 2016

AMplify: Ep 18, Mary O'Kane delivers 2016 AMRI Lecture

Listen to the live recording of the 2016 AMRI Address and Lecture delivered by Professor Mary O'Kane, NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer.

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 22 Aug 2016

AMplify: Episode 17, Janet Laurence

Kim McKay in conversation with AM artist-in-residence Janet Laurence after the opening of Deep Breathing (Resuscitation for the Reef).

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 04 Aug 2016

Dick Smith voted Australia's favourite explorer

Visitors to Trailblazers: Australia's 50 greatest explorers have voted Dick Smith as their all-time number one.

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 02 Aug 2016