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7 fascinating stories from the Women in Science Space tour
The Museum's new, free Women in Science: Space tour explores the lives of women who contributed to the study of space.
Hidden Treasures: the behind-the-scenes tours where you tell us what to explore
Episode four streaming 7 October 2022, 15.30 BST.
Scottish fossil reveals clues about the earliest pterosaurs
Living over 200 million years ago, Scleromochlus helps to show how ancient reptiles took their first steps towards flight.5 October 2022
Wax moth caterpillar spit could be used to break down plastic waste
Mass producing the proteins in the saliva could provide a cheap and effective way to break down polyethylene waste.4 October 2022