Spider Girl - Today Tonight story on Frances Harvey

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Channel 7's Today Tonight program featured young scientist Frances Harvey on its 20 July 2010 episode. Frances Harvey, daughter of the Museum's Head of Terrestrial Zoology, won the the state BioGeneius Challenge for her research project on spiders, and was flown to Chicago to compete against the international finalists. At the age of 15 Frances is already performing DNA sequencing and identifying new species!