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.

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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

William (Bill) D. Birch

William (Bill) D. Birch

Senior Curator, Geology

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Science Stories

From MV Blog

An Aztec pterosaur?

An Aztec pterosaur?

The feathered serpent god is already upon us!

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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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