For over 25 years, we've delivered stand-out technical solutions to complex commercial challenges.
Our academic consultancy comprises of leading specialists, extensive collections, and world-class laboratory facilities.
The Museum delivers a range of consultancy services which can help you to make the most of your next project. Find out about the services we offer below.
Identification and advisory service
Our researchers and curators can offer identifications and expert advice on various fields including entomology, zoology, mineralogy and molecular biology.
Collections management consulting
The Museum is a world-leader in the curation of large and diverse collections – our own catalogue now stands at over 80 million specimens collected over centuries.
Our latest science news
'Ghost' fossils reveal how oceans could be affected by climate change
Plankton which help feed the ocean, lock away carbon dioxide and even influence the weather may not be as vulnerable to climate change as feared.19 May 2022
Mauritius' pink pigeon faces extinction threat from inbreeding
Another bird from the island of the dodo is in danger of becoming extinct, scientists have warned.13 May 2022
Whale faces reveal how the world's biggest animals evolved
We now know how whales evolved from furry, four-legged critters to giants of the ocean.9 May 2022
Seabird declines threatening coastal nutrient supply
Over half of all seabirds have been lost in the past 50 years, seeing less of the nutrients vital to life moved from sea to land.22 April 2022
Get in touch with the team
Need our expertise for your next project? Contact the team to find out more about consultancy at the Museum.