Search results for "research Australian animals"

  • Eastern Quolls: Back from the brink?

    Renewed hope that a mammal thought extinct on the mainland has been given a second chance 

  • In our hands

    The new year is always a good time to revisit past goals and realise that it's up to us to make the change we'd like to see around us.

  • Waterlogged and weary but wowed!

    Marine biodiversity of the Southwest Pacific amazes.

  • Threadfin Dragonfish, Echiostoma barbatum


  • Super Science Saturday!

    The Australian Museum's one-day kids' science extravaganza during Sydney Science Festival.

  • Scott Ginn


  • Australian Museum Timeline

     The Australian Museum has undergone some turbulent times since it was established in 1827.

  • Mysteries of the deep

    A new study reviews what we know and what we don’t about some fascinating creatures of the deep.

  • DAW: Day 3 Honey Bee

    DAW? Dangerous Animals Week, of course! To celebrate our new Dangeroz app (available in the App Store Tuesday) we’re featuring a different Aussie creature each day...

  • Fish Fieldwork - NORFANZ, May - June 2003

    Over 20 scientists from Australia, New Zealand, France and the USA surveyed the fish and marine invertebrate faunas of seamounts along the two major submarine mountain ranges in the Tasman Sea.

  • Linkasaurus #8

    Can museums make cities smarter? Can iPads make meetings better? And can climate scientists rap? Linkasaurus is back, everyone...

  • Behind DangerOz: Developing the app

    The whys and hows of producing DangerOz, the Museum’s very first iPhone app. 

  • Field notes with ukelele

    Dr Nichola Raihani is a scientist at the Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London and she is last year's John and Laurine Proud Fellow. She has recently completed her third annual field season at Lizard Island. During her six-week visit, she and several others formed an impromptu band and live music accompanied many a sunset, with  ukeleles, guitars, harmonicas and a marimba. Here Nikki shares her experience. (Note that Nikki is excessively modest about her achievements. She already has a paper in Science from last year's field work!)

  • Seaworm Science wins Marine Award

    Congratulations to Dr Pat Hutchings for the 2010 Silver Jubilee Award of the Australian Marine Sciences Association (AMSA).

  • Tribute to Ron Strahan AM

    The Museum’s first Research Fellow, Dr Ronald Strahan, passed away in 2010, leaving a valuable legacy of work and influence, according to this tribute by former Museum Directors Des Griffin and Frank Talbot.