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Awang Abdul Hady bin Hj Samsuddin and Awang Mohammad Qamarul Islam bin Mahmud

Two officers from the Brunei Museum, Awang Abdul Hady bin Hj Samsuddin (Museum Officer) and Awang Mohammad Qamarul Islam bin Mahmud (Ranger), are currently in Singapore for a week-long study trip from 26 to 30 Jul 2010. The first leg … Continue reading

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Thai mangrove slug (Aiteng ater) one of top ten taxonomic discoveries of 2009

One of the papers published in the RBZ on a relatively large mangrove slug (Aiteng ater) has been placed in the top ten taxonomic discoveries of 2009 by the International Institute for Species Exploration at the Arizona State University. Click … Continue reading

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Interview with Prof Peter Ng by beMUSE magazine

Prof Peter Ng was interviewed by the National Heritage Board (NHB) magazine, “beMUSE” for the July – September 2010 issue. Click here for the full article. You can also read the article at the e-version of the beMUSE magazine (pages … Continue reading

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RMBR closes at 1pm on 6 August 2010

NUS will be hosting the arrival of the Youth Olympic Flame on 6 August 2010 (Friday). To facilitate this event, 6 August 2010 has been declared a half-day for the university. Hence, the museum will close at 1 pm on … Continue reading

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$46m raised for natural history museum (The Straits Times, 23 July 2010)

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李氏基金捐2500万元助自然历史博物馆扩充 (Lianhe Zaobao, 23 July 2010)

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New home for Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research in 2014 (TODAY, 23 July 2010)

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Factors Controlling Surface Elevation Change in Mangroves: Insights from U.S. Geological Survey Research Projects in Micronesia and Belize

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The Wallace Talk: An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles by Paul Spencer Sochaczewski

In conjunction with the International Year of Biodiversity 2010, the National Parks Board, Singapore and the Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research, DBS, NUS are presenting a public talk on “An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles: Alfred Russel Wallace and the Theory … Continue reading

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Ms Marti Cortez

2010 USA Eisenhower Fellow, Ms Marti Cortez, Senior Vice President (Visitor Experience), St. Louis Science Center, USA, visited RMBR on 7 Jul 2010 as part of her Eisenhower Fellowship Summer Programme to Singapore. As the Senior Vice President for the … Continue reading

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