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By Author: Madelaine Love

Prime Minister of the Solomon Islands visits the AM

Today the AM was delighted to welcome the Prime Minister of the Solomon Islands, Hon. Manasseh Sogavare and his wife Madam Emmy Sogavare. 

By: Madelaine Love, Category: At The Museum, Date: 15 Aug 2017

AMplify ep 35: AM Live with Dr Simon Longstaff

In this episode of AM Live, Dr Simon Longstaff offers engaging approaches to teaching children how to think and behave ethically.

By: Madelaine Love, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 08 Aug 2017

AMplify ep 34: Laura McBride - Creative Producer, Indigenous Programs

CEO Kim McKay catches up with Laura McBride, AM's Creative Producer - Indigenous Programs during NAIDOC Week 2017. 

By: Madelaine Love, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 31 Jul 2017

AM Expedition: South West Pacific

This week AM scientist embarked on a voyage of discovery to document marine fauna in isolated southwest Pacific islands.

By: Madelaine Love, Category: Science, Date: 27 Jul 2017

AMplify ep 33: Sharni Jones, Manager - Aboriginal & Torres Strait Island Collection

AM Director and CEO Kim McKay talks to Sharni Jones, Manager, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Island Collection at the Australian Museum.

By: Madelaine Love, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 10 Jul 2017

Meet Darren the Diprotodon!

It's never easy being the (really, really old) new guy, but 'Darren' our new fossilised Diprotodon already feels like part of the family.  

By: Madelaine Love, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 22 Jun 2017

Spiders: Myth or Fact?

Is Daddy-long-legs really the most venomous spiders in the world? Are spiders faster than humans? Do all spiders bite? Let's find out.

By: Madelaine Love, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 09 Jun 2017

Loopy or what?

Another bizarre creature identified by our experts in Search and Discover. 

By: Madelaine Love, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 02 Jun 2017

AMplify ep 32: Gillian Scott

CEO Kim McKay chats Egyptology, spiders and traveling the world with Gillian Scott, AM's Manager, Exhibitions.

By: Madelaine Love, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 26 May 2017

What a Star!

Six-year-old Julian Perros has raised $620 to help fight the devastating impacts of the Crown of Thorns Starfish on the Great Barrier Reef. 

By: Madelaine Love, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 05 May 2017