Episode 13 - Be My Guest: Dinosaur Walk & Talk

May 14, 2009 13:42 by andi

Be my guest is a new series of podcast adventures that gatecrash Museum Victoria exhibition openings. Forget trying to get onto the VIP invite list, just sneak in with me and we’ll munch finger food with the A-list guests, pop a cork with curators and ask the critics what they think of the exhibition.

In this episode we find out what a teenage Mongolian Tarbosaurus has to say about the world, eavesdrop on an Amargasaurus on its mobile phone and take a joy ride on a flying Quetzalcoatlus. Yep, we will be chatting with fossils, walking with dinosaurs and dancing with ancient wolves.

Be my guest, Dr Andi

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dinosaur.jpg Toy dinosaurs walking off the shelf at the shop. Photo Andi Horvath | Kate Phillips, Senior Curator holding fossilised dinosaur poo, or coprolite. Photo Rodney Start | Tarbosaurus bataar greets visitors at the start of the exhibition. Photo Andi Horvath







Show notes

Museum Victoria resources

Visit the Dinosaur Walk web site
The Science and Life Gallery blog goes behind the scenes of making exhibitions

Credits

Interviews and voices

Hon. Lynne Kosky MP – Minister for the Arts, Victorian State Government
Kate Phillips – Senior Curator, Science and Life Gallery
Wayne Gerdtz – Curator Science and Life Gallery, Quetzalcoatlus
Museum visitors – General Public
Anthony Balla – Tarbosaurus
Caz McLennan– Amargasaurus
Dr Andi Horvath – Your date and podcast host

Technical

Archie Cuthbertson – Podcast Recording Services


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