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Posted: October 2, 2013 - 14:58 , by Courtney Murfin
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Interpretive Planner, Courtney Murfin, shares her experience and input in developing the ROM's Scopify mobile app.

Posted: October 2, 2013 - 12:33 , by Ryan Dodge
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This morning our friends at Kensington Communications launched a new app at the museum.

Posted: October 1, 2013 - 11:38 , by Kevin Seymour
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In July, ROM Assistant Curator Dr. Kevin Seymour offered an enthusiastic group of 25 ROM members a guided tour of the famous fossil site at Evergreen Brick Works in Toronto’s Don Valley. Beautiful weather was the order of the day (after days of rain), giving all participants an enjoyable if somewhat muddy outing.

Posted: September 30, 2013 - 09:40 , by Ryan Dodge
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Recently we had a visit from Karla Courtney and her son Marshall who run an internationally awarded blog, The [Tiny} Times (www.tinytimes.com).

Posted: September 26, 2013 - 14:45 , by Deepali Dewan
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The landmark exhibit “Genesis” just closed at the Royal Ontario Museum. An “Activation Area” in the exhibit invited visitors to engage with issues at a personal level...

Posted: September 25, 2013 - 16:17 , by Janet Carding
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Following an extensive international search, the Museum has hired Dr. Xerxes Mazda as Deputy Director, Engagement.

Posted: September 25, 2013 - 08:41 , by Robert Mason
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A look at a cast bronze sword hilt, acquired before 1910 in Cairo by Charles Currelly and presently in the Eaton Gallery of Rome.

Posted: September 19, 2013 - 16:55 , by Chris Darling
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Kim Humphreys, auteure principale, qui a fait un stage au ROM pendant ses études supérieures, et moi avons récemment publié dans la revue Biology Letters un article où nous décrivons le comportement fascinant de Calindoea trifascialis.

Posted: September 19, 2013 - 11:18 , by Dave Ireland
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400 avidly curious citizen-scientists embarked on the 2013 Ontario BioBlitz, held at Rouge Park outside Toronto, on September 14 and 15.

Posted: September 18, 2013 - 21:55 , by Ryan Dodge
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Yesterday on Twitter we took part in an international tweet up with 622 museums in 37 countries.