Science Portal

Access to science research and collections
at Museum Victoria

Terrestrial Environments

Our Terrestrial Enviroments staff work on the taxonomy, systematics, genetics and ecology of animals that live on land and in freshwater.

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

William (Bill) D. Birch

William (Bill) D. Birch

Research Associate, Geosciences

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Science Stories

From MV Blog

The bountiful Mallee

The bountiful Mallee

Close encounters with Mallee insects.

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Events & exhibits

What's On in science

Carnival of Science

Carnival of Science

Explore the science behind the carnival.

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