Science Portal

Access to science research and collections
at Museum Victoria

Mineralogy and Petrology

Our scientists research rocks and minerals either from the existing collections or obtained during fieldwork.

Mineralogy and PetrologyTerrestrial EnvironmentsMarine SciencesPalaeontology


Places to find science content on the museum's websites.


Books, journals & more

Memoirs of Museum Victoria

Memoirs of Museum Victoria

Memoirs publishes papers on original research in the natural sciences pertinent ...

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Staff biographies

Meet the MV scientists

William (Bill) D. Birch

William (Bill) D. Birch

Senior Curator, Geology

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Science Stories

From MV Blog

Death by coitus

Death by coitus

The fascinating sex lives of phascogales.

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Events & exhibits

What's On in science

Solar System Odyssey

Solar System Odyssey

Stowaway on a mission to explore the Solar System.

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