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Check out our news, features, videos and activities on everything from dinosaurs to the planetary emergency.
Museum digitises five millionth specimen to unlock secrets of collection
The digitisation of these collections could be worth £2 billion pounds to the global economy.18 January 2022
Without animals, plants' ability to move with climate change halves
The historic loss of large mammals such as wolves and aurochs means that plants are much less able to spread their seeds to suitable climates.17 January 2022
The last eight years have been the hottest on record
2021 is tied as the sixth hottest year on record14 January 2022
Tree named after Leonardo DiCaprio is one of 2022's first new species
A newly described species of tree has received international attention after being named in honour of actor Leonardo DiCaprio.11 January 2022