Latest blog entries

Science on the Road hits the Riverina

The Australian Museum went down to the Charles Sturt University campus in Albury for Science on the Road in November.

By: Ellie Downing, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 15 Nov 2016

Help us find this frog

Call out to property owners in the eastern New England Tablelands, NSW! Help AM scientists locate the tiny Peppered Tree Frog.

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 11 Nov 2016

The Black Death

The Bubonic Plague terrified Sydney in the early 20th century.

By: Ms Prue Walker, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 09 Nov 2016

Meet Winny Live Stream

Meet Winny the dinosaur in a special Live Streamed event for Dinosaur Day on Monday 7 November. 

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 06 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

Hollows as Homes

A unique and exciting project bringing together AMRI research and citizen science.

By: Dr Richard Major, Category: AMRI, Date: 03 Nov 2016

Our Global Neighbours: Arctic Ice-cream

And other examples from ingenious Inuit culture.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 03 Nov 2016

Youth Eco Summit 2016

The Youth Eco Summit (YES) 2016 was held in Sydney Olympic Park Showground

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 03 Nov 2016

Murama Indigenous Youth Summit

The inaugural Indigenous Youth Summit Murama was held at Sydney Olympic Park 16 – 18 October 2016

By: Renee Cawthorne, Category: Lifelong Learning, 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