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



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

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Staff biographies

Meet the MV scientists

Dianne Bray

Dianne Bray

Senior Collections Manager, Vertebrate Zoology

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Science Stories

From MV Blog

Five bright planets in the morning sky

Five bright planets in the morning sky

All five bright planets can be seen together for the first time in over 10 years...

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Events & exhibits

What's On in science

Dinosaur Walk

Dinosaur Walk

Walk amongst skeletons of amazing animals from the past.

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