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Category: Science

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

Pacific Voyaging: Keel and Rudder

Steering your boat into the wind.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 22 Jan 2018

40 days of FrogID: citizen scientists hop to the challenge of saving frogs

Australia’s first national frog count has already it’s made leaps and bounds in helping to conserve some of our most threatened animals

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: Science, Date: 20 Dec 2017

Behind the Scenes with the Aboriginal Archaeology Department

University of Sydney intern Rachelle Ayoub shares experiences from her internship in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Archaeology.

By: Rachelle Ayoub, Category: Science, Date: 18 Dec 2017

Knapping and Archaeology: Aboriginal Stone Tools from Western NSW

An interview with Mr. John Frazer who recently donated a collection of over 3 500 Aboriginal stone tools from across the Western NSW region.

By: Rachelle Ayoub, Category: Science, Date: 18 Dec 2017

Tahitian Taumi - Warrior’s Breastplates

Gorgets collected by Captain James Cook during his three voyages to the Pacific Islands.

By: Ruth Jaffit, Category: Science, Date: 01 Dec 2017

Our Global Neighbours: Reflection on Kwaio

How indigenous tribal people of Malaita in the Solomon Islands bypassed industrial revolution and (possibly) capitalism.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 28 Nov 2017