Nature Live Online: Discovering Dorothea Bate

Her passion for palaeontology took Dorothea Bate across the Mediterranean islands in search of extinct and living mammals, where she discovered fantastic fossils of dwarf elephants and hippos.

She even explored and excavated caves in Palestine in the 1930s. Join host Alison Shean and Museum curator Roula Pappa to uncover the incredible story of the first woman employed as a scientist at the Natural History Museum.

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