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Seminars and events

    • Micro-CT as a tool for exploring extraterrestrial material

      Micro-CT as a tool for exploring extraterrestrial material

      A Core Research Labs seminar

      16 March 2015 15:00

      Neil Chalmers Seminar Room

      Natasha Almeida

    • The Role of Mercury-like Bodies in Earth's Accretion

      The Role of Mercury-like Bodies in Earth's Accretion

      A SciFri seminar

      27 March 2015 16:30

      Neil Chalmers Seminar Room

      Bernard Wood
      University of Oxford

    • Conservation research at the Natural History Museum

      Conservation research at the Natural History Museum

      A Core Research Labs seminar

      30 March 2015 15:00

      Neil Chalmers Seminar Room

      Lorraine Cornish

    • International Mountmakers Forum

      International Mountmakers Forum

      UK kick-start event

      15 April 2015 13:00

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Free event, registration required.

      More information

    • Bringing the sabretooths back to life

      Bringing the sabretooths back to life

      A special Earth Sciences seminar

      28 April 2015 16:00

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Mauricio Anton
      Paleo-artist

      More information

    • Integrated Pest Management Awareness Day

      Integrated Pest Management Awareness Day

      A workshop and seminar

      30 April 2015

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      One-hour workshop (am or pm) and seminar 14.30-15.30


      Training for Natural History Museum staff. A limited number of places available for external colleagues. Please email Julie Reynolds for more information.

    • Developing Skills for Collection Managers

      Developing Skills for Collection Managers

      A seminar followed by a workshop.

      28 May 2015 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Nick Poole
      Director of the Collections Trust

    • Collection Standards Infrastructure Project - Environmental Standards

      Collection Standards Infrastructure Project - Environmental Standards

      A talk on standards for collections, display and storage and their implications.

      25 June 2015 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Chris Collins
      Head of Conservation, the Natural History Museum

    • Learning from Natural History Collections

      Learning from Natural History Collections

      Speakers presents how they put collections at the heart of their learning experiences and their educational approaches.

      27 August 2015 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      The Natural History Museum and others.

    • A Cultural Experience: Humanities Research at the Natural History Museum

      A Cultural Experience: Humanities Research at the Natural History Museum

      Humanities researchers share their experience of working in the Museum's Centre for Arts and Humanities Research.

      24 September 2015 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Julie Harvey
      Head of the Centre for Arts and Humanities Research, the Natural History Museum
      Victoria Pickering
      PhD student
      Dr Geoff Belknap
      Post-doctoral researcher

    • Curatorial Research and the Public

      Curatorial Research and the Public

      A talk about a project to understand the life and work of a Victorian ornithologist, Henry Dresser.

      29 October 2015 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Henry McGhie
      Head of Collections and Curator of Zoology (Honorary Scientific Associate, Faculty of Life Sciences), Manchester Museum

    • #naturedata

      #naturedata

      A talk about a pilot system aimed at directing and structuring natural science enquiries across the UK.

      26 November 2015 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Rob Huxley
      Project Lead, UK National Programme: Collections, Natural History Museum
      Nick Poole
      Director of the Collections Trust