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Posted: August 11, 2013 - 12:02 , by Rae Ostman
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On August 9-11, the ROM hosted our first-ever Game Jam. Here's a peek behind the scenes.

Posted: August 9, 2013 - 15:40 , by Media Intern
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If you could wish for anything what would it be? As hard as a decision as this is to make for most of us, for young Damien, age 12, it was a no-brainer. This week the ROM and Make-A-Wish Canada teamed up to help grant Damien—who has been diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia—his wish to be a paleontologist for a day and work alongside curators behind the scenes. The ROM facilitated this by providing a gallery tour with Dr. Hans Larsson and Dr.

Posted: August 9, 2013 - 08:10 , by Kate Cooper
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In this third instalment of work on the ROM archives find out why the Ivory 'Minoan' Goddess has held such a lasting fascination.

Posted: August 8, 2013 - 15:00 , by Jacqueline Waters
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Leslie Bol a wildlife biologist speaks about her experience while doing an erial caribou survey in Nunavut.

Posted: August 7, 2013 - 08:54 , by Kate Cooper
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In this second instalment of my work on the archives I pick up the story of the ROM’s ‘Minoan’ Ivory Goddess, looking at her fluctuating reputation within the museum itself.

Posted: August 6, 2013 - 17:58 , by Kate Cooper
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Join me in delving into the archives to uncover the story of this iconic object.....

Posted: August 1, 2013 - 12:42 , by Katherine Dunnell
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 Test yourself with some of the most challenging questions from last night's event.

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.