Earth sciences

Museum scientists in the Earth Sciences Department are studying the origins of the planet, the earth's resources and the evolution of life.

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Latest blog posts
  • Seeing double Dippy

    On a little trip to Paris recently I met Dippy's identical twin. Our iconic Diplodocus in Hintze Hall, affectionately known as Dippy, is actually a cast taken from the type specimen of Diplodocus...
    Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:00:54

  • Summer in the lab: looking for space water

    A guest post by Helena Bates, undergraduate student at Imperial College London.This summer I had the opportunity to work alongside scientists in the Mineral and Planetary Science Division at the Natur...
    Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:04:05