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Fun'n'games

Games, quizzes, downloads and other fun stuff.

Dinosaurs

Discover hundreds of dinosaur facts, pictures and games.

Life

Find out how creatures large and small survive in extreme environments.

Fantastic fossils

Explore fascinating fossils found in Britain. What could you unearth?

Things to do

Hunt for animal tracks and make a cast.

Meet our scientists

Museum experts talk about their work and how they became scientists.

Make a volcano erupt

Build different types of volcano in this explosive game.