The worlds largest bee rediscovered after 38 years
21 February 2019
Found in Indonesia, the bee lives inside termite mounds.
If you're a bird, you aren't what you eat
20 February 2019
A new paper is shedding light on the relationship between a bird's diet and how it looks.
The Cambrian explosion was far shorter than thought
19 February 2019
The diversification of life occurred rapidly during the early Cambrian.
Darwin's rabbit is revealing how the animals became immune to myxomatosis
15 February 2019
Three separate rabbit populations all evolved immunity to the disease.
Royal visit commemorates Darwin's birthday
13 February 2019
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex visited the Museum to watch a performance of The Wider Earth.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year: LUMIX People's Choice Award winner announced
Two adult male lions, likely brothers, rubbed faces for around 30 seconds before settling down.
The world's insect populations are plummeting everywhere we look
12 February 2019
Crashing numbers will have serious implications on our future.
Queen Alexandra birdwing butterfly display causes a flutter
8 February 2019
A display showcasing Queen Alexandra birdwing butterfly specimens is open at the Museum at Tring.
Whales and dolphins are getting stuck in fishing nets around the UK
6 February 2019
The biggest threat to marine life in Britain isn't plastic bottles - it's fishing gear.