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

Science

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

Publications

Books, journals & more

Sponges

Sponges

This guide introduces naturalists, divers and biologists to sponge species commo...

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Staff biographies

Meet the MV scientists

Erich Fitzgerald

Erich Fitzgerald

Senior Curator, Vertebrate Palaeontology

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Science Stories

From MV Blog

An empty bower

An empty bower

Farewelling our feathered friend Jack.

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Events & exhibits

What's On in science

The Mind

The Mind

Explore the workings of the mind by entering a world of emotions, thoughts, memo...

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