Our distinctive approach to research is to use the combination of our collections and our specialist expertise in taxonomy, systematics, biodiversity, natural resources, planetary science, evolution and informatics to tackle scientific questions in novel ways.
Discover more about the new approaches we are taking to our key areas of research.
In the age of big data the informatics team is creating digital tools to help make sense of the complex natural world.
Over 75% of life is undiscovered. We are using new technologies to develop a 21st century tool kit for the exploration of life.