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Meet experts, handle specimens and see what goes on behind the scenes.
See some extremely rare fossils of ancient squid and octopuses.
Explore the different shapes, sizes and lifestyles of these curious sea creatures.
Discover the butterflies and moths that can be found in the Museum's wildlife garden.
Meet the Museum's team of identification trainers.
Find out how animals in the deep ocean can see and hunt in the dark.
Find out about some incredible creatures that live in Madagascar
Take a look at some of the most impressive and beautiful moths in the Museum's collections.
Discover the many wonderful species of moth in Madagascar and find out more about the diversity of the island.
Find out about the ancient world of the trilobites.
Volcanoes are often described as having personalities, so what kind of personality does this volcano have?
Find out what motivates butterflies to migrate and how they're adapted to make the journey.
Find out about the astonishing diversity of eyes in molluscs.
Join us as we discover more about these spectacular and aerobatic insects.
Explore the colourful and intricate patterns of butterfly wings.
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