Scientists support restoration of Brazil's National Museum collections after fire
27 August 2019
A year after the devastating blaze in Rio de Janeiro, hope lives on.
Experts explain the effect of the Amazon wildfires on people, animals and plants
23 August 2019
Wildfires are ripping through the Amazon rainforest at an unprecedented rate.
The oldest stegosaur ever has been discovered in Morocco
20 August 2019
A new species of stegosaurian dinosaur, Adratiklit boulahfa, has been described.
Mantellisaurus: 3D-scanning one of the most complete British dinosaurs
A usually inaccessible dinosaur will be available to researchers around the world.
An array of new snakes from India have been described
16 August 2019
The new species highlight how much more there still is to learn about India's herpetofauna.
Understanding the origins of European domestic pigs
13 August 2019
Wherever humans have gone, pigs have followed.
Why you should never flush wet wipes down the toilet
Discover the dangers of flushing your wet wipes.
A new look for Chi-Chi the panda
12 August 2019
Find out why our conservators worked on Britain's most famous panda.
New species of early dinosaur described from South Africa
5 August 2019
It is thought to have lived 200 million years ago.
How did potatoes adapt to Europe?
2 August 2019
How did potatoes come to Europe and how did they adapt to a new environment?