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Posted: June 17, 2014 - 15:32 , by Robert Mason
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Robert Mason reports on his years of archaeological fieldwork at the Monastery of St Moses, Syria, in this blog series. 

 

 

Posted: June 12, 2014 - 15:14 , by Jaime Clifton-Ross
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What you may or may not know about this unusual mammal.

Posted: June 11, 2014 - 13:00 , by Jean-Bernard Caron
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New fossils reveal first hints of the evolution of jaws in primitive fish.

Posted: June 9, 2014 - 03:03 , by Stacey Kerr
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Guest Blogger and 2014 Ontario Bioblitz Arachnid Taxon team leader Dr. Gergin Blagoev, Research Associate at the Biodiversity Institute of Ontario (BIO), tells us about finding double the expected number of spider species in the Humber River Watershed and shares a couple of the most interesting species that were found.

Posted: June 5, 2014 - 11:50 , by admin
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Learn about where you can find open source data from our biodiversity collections

Posted: June 2, 2014 - 11:04 , by Aaron Phillips
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Guest blogger and 2014 Ontario Bioblitz Bird Taxon team leader Kevin Kerr, Curator of Birds at Toronto Zoo, writes on some of his experiences inventorying birds, including 9 species-at-risk, from the Humber River Watershed.

Posted: May 30, 2014 - 09:13 , by Dave Ireland
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Back in 1995 ROM ornithologist Dr. Allan Baker was part of an international team that banded a small shorebird in Argentina, a Red-knot soon to become dubbed Moonbird, with a leg band with the number B95 on it.

Posted: May 28, 2014 - 14:30 , by Robert Mason
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The ROM's collecton of swords from the Phillipines is outlined in the context of the history and geography of the archipelago.

 

Posted: May 26, 2014 - 15:41 , by Aaron Phillips
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The 2014 Ontario BioBlitz brought 500+ registrants together this past weekend to find and catalogue biodiversity in the Humber River watershed, and students from the Environmental Visual Communication (EVC) Program were there to capture the event from every angle.

Posted: May 22, 2014 - 08:31 , by Deepali Dewan
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Guest blogger, Amanjeet Chauhan sums up her experience as a volunteer during ROM Revealed Weekend.