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The chance to handle museum objects is bringing study to life for students from across the disciplines, with object-based learning preparing for a second semester.
Chau Chak Wing Museum curator Dr Anthony Gill was the leader of a collaborative team of researchers recently highlighted by the CSIRO’s annual report about the 150 new species named in the past year.
From A-Z, the Chau Chak Wing Museum is full of fascinating objects and antiquities. Senior Curator of the Macleay Collections, Dr Jude Philp shares some of her favourites.
With a dizzying collection of art, history, science and ancient cultures sprawling over four floors, where do you start? What should you do? Well, this guide is for you.
A horse-racing benefactor with an interest in science made one of Australia's first, and then most powerful, computers possible.
Featured image (top of page): Chau Chak Wing Museum topping out ceremony, December 2019.