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.

22 Jan 2016

'The greatest threat to our oceans is ignorance'

22 Jun 2015

A new artificial reef at the Australian National Maritime Museum

05 Mar 2015

Turning the Plastic Tide

17 Nov 2014

Creating art from ghost nets

30 Oct 2014

Why save whales?

29 Oct 2014

Whale evolution and adaptation

02 Apr 2014

Saving whales in the International Court of Justice and on the water

12 Sep 2012

Ron and Valerie Taylor and their quest to protect

24 Nov 2011

Object of the month