New Guinea is home to more plant species than any other island
The first taxonomically verified checklist of the plants of New Guinea is complete.
Barn owl (Tyto alba)
Find out about this ghostly silent, night-time hunter.
A proud win for curator Alex Bond for his work championing LGBTQ+ people in science
The Royal Society Athena Prize is awarded to senior bird curator Alex Bond.4 August 2020
On display at the MuseumCollections
London calling: nine specimens from the big city
These exhibits all have a story rooted in London, from the banks of the River Thames to Trafalgar Square and all the way to the Tower of London.