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Birds and Bones with Sylvia Rosenblum

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During the course of July/August 2019, Sylvia’s guest was Dr Jacqueline Nguyen, ornithologist and palaeontologist at the Australian Museum. In a six-part series, entitles Birds and Bones, Jacqueline took us through a unique view of birds, via fossil bones. The six episodes are:

  1. What does an ornithologist do?
  2. Australia: the birth place of song birds
  3. Bristlebirds
  4. What fossils can tell us about Australia’s birds
  5. Mihirungs: Demon Ducks of Doom
  6. Bird names