Discover stories behind the latest exhibitions, fascinating explorations into maritime science and archaeology, and the surprising details of what happens inside (and outside) a modern working museum.

Casting and mold making

29 Mar 2017

Casting the past: How to make cheap, easy moulds and casts

28 Mar 2017

Opening 'Guardians of Sunda Strait' in Houston

27 Feb 2017

Remembering the Guardians of Sunda Strait: An exhibition at the Houston Public Library

17 Aug 2016

Swashbuckling Science

21 Jun 2016

How to make a mini planetarium

17 May 2016

Flying home: How to make a zoetrope
Parrot pinata  for kids arts and crafts

09 Feb 2016

Pieces of Eight and a Parrot Pinata
Lighthouse shadow puppets

11 Aug 2015

How to create lighthouse story shadow puppets

15 Jul 2015

Vale Ernest Alfred Flint – MBE OAM ED