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Posted: September 11, 2013 - 11:33 , by Matthew Church
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By Laura Ranieri

If you go up to the Museum’s third floor and make your way into the Ancient Egypt displays, you will quickly find yourself amid an impressive collection of objects dating from the Old Kingdom through to Ptolemaic times. This is just a representative sampling of the more than 30,000 Egyptian artifacts in the Museum’s collection, from famous mummies and coffins to magnificent jewellery, bas reliefs, pottery vessels, superb burial objects and statuary.

Posted: September 11, 2013 - 08:02 , by Aaron Phillips
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Another successful Curator's Corner has come and gone!

On August 31st, we had the largest number of participating partners that we've EVER had in for a Curator's Corner, including:

Posted: September 3, 2013 - 13:30 , by Patti McCabe
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During the intense light of a summer afternoon a group of determined photographers...

Posted: September 3, 2013 - 09:16 , by Brian Boyle
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You may have noticed that there is some work going on on the ROOF of the  Queens Park addition....

Posted: August 27, 2013 - 15:10 , by Brian Boyle
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Stay tuned - my next blog will show you exactly what components go into the ROM's new roof.

Posted: August 21, 2013 - 08:41 , by Chris Darling
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Former ROM grad student Kim Humphreys (lead author) and I recently published an article in the scientific journal Biology Letters describing yet another fascinating behavior of the caterpillar Calindoea trifascialis.

Posted: August 19, 2013 - 11:49 , by Ryan Dodge
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On Friday August 16th, we held our first Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. 

Posted: August 15, 2013 - 15:23 , by Kelly Reimer
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Migrations are a visually stunning, remarkable part of nature, from flying flocks of birds to stampeding bison...

Posted: August 15, 2013 - 11:23 , by Dayana Lavoile
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Hallucigenia sparsa n’est pas un animal ordinaire. Rien de plus bizarre que cette espèce emblématique des schistes de Burgess

Posted: August 12, 2013 - 14:29 , by Ryan Dodge
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August 9-11, the ROM Ancient Cultures team hosted the museum's very first Game Jam.