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Category: Science

Celebrating a milestone: Digivol completes 1 million tasks!

The Australian Museum's trailblazing digitisation program hits the 1 million-mark. 

By: Rhiannon Stephens, Category: Science, Date: 20 Sep 2018

The hidden abundance of frogs

The sheer number of frogs that live in healthy ecosystems- from wetlands to deserts- may surprise you!

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: Science, Date: 06 Sep 2018

Live at the AM podcast: 2018 Eureka Prizes launch

In this live recording of the launch of the 2018 Eureka Prizes, our panel explores the theme ‘Science for Humanity’.

By: Alice Gage, Category: Science, Date: 22 Aug 2018

What is FrogID?

Discover more about the FrogID citizen science project and learn how you can get involved!

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: Science, Date: 19 Jul 2018

Nyoman Mandra (1946-2018)

The maestro of Kamasan art Nyoman Mandra passed away.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 11 Jul 2018

World-first mapping of complete Koala genome brings hope for the icon's future

Australian Museum scientists are co-leading groundbreaking genomic research of one of Australia’s most iconic species – the koala.

By: Claire Vince, Category: Science, Date: 03 Jul 2018

FrogID citizen scientists are putting frogs on the map

From suburban Sydney to the most remote parts of the country, FrogID citizen scientists are helping to better understand Aussie frogs.

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: Science, Date: 09 Feb 2018

Prized connections - combining Indigenous knowledge with Western science

Hear from Dr Emilie Ens, cross-cultural ecologist and co-winner of the 2017 Eureka Prize for Innovation in Citizen Science.

By: Kate Smith, Category: Science, Date: 09 Feb 2018

Eureka Prizes - rewarding excellence in Australian science

The 2018 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes are now open!

By: Kate Smith, Category: Science, Date: 07 Feb 2018

Science film competition for school students

The Sleek Geeks Science Eureka Prize, sponsored by the University of Sydney, is a short film competition for Australian school students.

By: Cara Bevington, Category: Science, Date: 05 Feb 2018