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Blog

The blog is where we'll post news, updates, information about objects in our collection, #betterworkstories, profiles of staff members and visitors, pictures and videos, and really anything we think you'd find interesting. We hope you enjoy. 

If there's a topic you'd like us to do a post about, or a post that you think needs a sequel, just let us know!

Carina Nebula DecSky

DECEMBER (HAKIHEA) SKY GUIDE

Welcome to the Sky Guide, your monthly guide to what's happening in the heavens!

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full moon the night sky moon blue moon preview2

NOVEMBER (WHIRINGA-Ā-RANGI) SKY GUIDE

Welcome to the Sky Guide, your monthly guide to what's happening in the heavens!

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meteor shower

OCTOBER (WHIRINGA-Ā-NUKU) SKY GUIDE

Welcome to the Sky Guide, your monthly guide to what's happening in the heavens!

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Glowing Eye Nebula

SEPTEMBER (MAHURU) SKY GUIDE

Welcome to the Sky Guide, your monthly guide to what's happening in the heavens!

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Lagoon Nebula

AUGUST (HERE-TURI-KŌKĀ) SKY GUIDE

Welcome to the Sky Guide, your monthly guide to what's happening in the heavens!

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1044px Rho Ophiuchi

JULY (HŌNGONGOI) SKY GUIDE

Welcome to the Sky Guide, your monthly guide to what's happening in the heavens!

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virgo cluster

JUNE (PIPIRI) SKY GUIDE

Welcome to the Sky Guide, your monthly guide to what's happening in the heavens!

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Antares cover photo

MAY(HARATUA) SKY GUIDE

Welcome to the Sky Guide, your monthly guide to what's happening in the heavens!

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APRIL (PAENGA-WHĀ WHĀ) SKY GUIDE

Welcome to the Sky Guide, your monthly guide to what's happening in the heavens!

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MARCH POUTŪ-TE-RANGI SKY GUIDE

Welcome to the Sky Guide, your monthly guide to what's happening in the heavens!

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About

Our blog aims to keep you informed of the latest happenings at the Otago Museum, through posts about our collections, our people and our work.

Disclaimer

The views expressed here are those of our individual contributors, and are not the views of the Otago Museum.

Copyright

All content of this blog is Copyright Otago Museum, 2017. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form or by any means, without the prior written permission of the Otago Museum, except for the purposes of private study, research, criticism, review, or education, as provided for in the New Zealand Copyright Act 1994.