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Posted: July 31, 2013 - 10:35 , by Jean-Bernard Caron
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Hallucigenia sparsa is no ordinary animal. This poster child of the Burgess Shale biota is the ultimate weirdo!

Posted: July 25, 2013 - 15:00 , by Jacqueline Waters
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Deidra Leowinata, an EVC student explores behind the scenes and introduces you to the many faces of the ROM.

Posted: July 25, 2013 - 14:43 , by Ryan Dodge
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Here is a Storify of the annual ROM Conservation staff open house.

Posted: July 22, 2013 - 15:00 , by Jacqueline Waters
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Christine Black, a volunteer in the ROM's DNA lab shares her experience and encourages you to join her at this months Curators Corner DNA & YOU!

Posted: July 22, 2013 - 12:00 , by Ryan Dodge
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Last week the museum acquired a Late Triassic Araucarian Conifer.

Posted: July 19, 2013 - 14:00 , by Rae Ostman
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Even if you  missed Ancient Egypt Weekend 2013, you can continue the fun at home or on a future visit to the ROM.

Posted: July 17, 2013 - 11:58 , by Brian Boyle
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Textiles from the collection are frequent visitors to the photo studio. They come in all forms:big or small, mounted or flat, modern or ancient, fragrements or complete costumes - you get the picture. Anything from our vast textile collection could be brought to the studio for photography. The reasons for photography range from publication to advertising to research display. 

Posted: July 16, 2013 - 17:18 , by Jacqueline Waters
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Freshwater mussels may have funny names, but the extinction risk faced by many species is no joke...

 

Posted: July 16, 2013 - 15:14 , by Brian Boyle
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As the ROM's photographer, I get to see and handle some really neat things.

Posted: July 14, 2013 - 22:14 , by Kiron Mukherjee
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Hi, we are the Museum Makers from Session 1 of Summer Club 2013! We made this extraordinary mural for the Royal Ontario Museum....