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Category: Science

Sea Slug Saga with 2016 Sleek Geeks Science Winner

Hear from Hayden Ingle, 2016 Sleek Geeks Science Eureka Prize (primary school category) winner.

By: Cara Bevington, Category: Science, Date: 21 Feb 2017

Bruce Pascoe and his Dark Emu

Our Book Club helps to absorb and promote Indigenous perspective on knowledge within the Australian Museum, and beyond.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 21 Feb 2017

Introducing… the Eureka Prize for Excellence in Data Science

We are excited to add a new prize to the 2017 Eureka Prizes line-up in recognition of a growing and impactful area of work – data science.

By: Cara Bevington, Category: Science, Date: 20 Feb 2017

2017 Eureka Prizes entries now open

Celebrating excellence in Australian science.

By: Cara Bevington, Category: Science, Date: 10 Feb 2017

Our Global Neighbours: Endeavour’s Destinations 1769-1770

James Cook skilfully recorded what was already known.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 10 Feb 2017

Our Global Neighbours: A Ship Cloth in Life Cycle Transitions.

Ship symbol in Lampung helping safe passage from one stage of life to another.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 20 Dec 2016

Pacific Spirit

Review: a High School perspective.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Taliesin Heyman-Griffiths, Category: Science, Date: 01 Dec 2016

Our Global Neighbours: Arctic Ice-cream

And other examples from ingenious Inuit culture.

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

How the Australian Museum and Tokyo Museum worked together to build their natural history collections.

In the 19th century natural history museums from around the world worked together to provide eye catching displays.

By: Patricia Egan, Category: Science, Date: 26 Sep 2016

Crab cornucopia, Digivols unlock a Pandora’s box, the Mel Ward dry crab collection

Contemporary technology applied to an old problem provides a rapid solution with potential to assist biodiversity studies

By: Dr Stephen Keable, Category: Science, Date: 15 Sep 2016