Video of talks and forums

Watch video highlights of talks and forums that have been presented at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre.

The horizon of eternity: living and dying in ancient Egypt
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Journey with The British Museum's Dr John Taylor as he takes us back to ancient Egypt, to explore the rich and varied lifestyles of the ancient Egyptians by examining objects, texts and monuments. By deciphering reliefs, spells and funerary texts such as the Book of the Dead, the secrets of the ancient Egyptian afterlife are slowly pieced together through this fascinating discussion.

This feature presentation supports the exhibition Mummy: Secrets of the Tomb and is part of our ongoing series of thought-provoking feature presentations for Our Story Your Story at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre.

Burke and Wills – the journey
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Watch and listen to the historic journey made by Burke and Wills to cross Australia from south to north. Presented as part of the Our Story Your Story talk series at Queensland Museum South Bank.

Burke and Wills – the discoveries
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Watch and listen to the recent findings of archaeological fieldwork which recovered a number of artefacts from a remote Queensland site. Is this evidence from the last days of Burke and Wills? Presented as part of the Our Story Your Story talk series at Queensland Museum South Bank.