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How to build a nanocage: Self-assembling silica

Researchers have created and imaged a self assembling silica dodecahedron. The nanocage, measuring only 11.8nm across, could one day be used in...

Great Natural Soap Plant everyone should have in their Garden!

This natural soap plant is extremely soapy, way more than even soapwort. You probably have it already in your garden and it has the extra benefit...

How do tiny fossils help us learn about past climates? | Natural History Museum

Even the smallest fossil shells can hold clues about what past climates were like. Dr Lyndsey Fox explains what scientists can learn about the past...

Why are birds the only surviving dinosaurs? | Natural History Museum

The story of dinosaurs' disappearance is a famous one. Less familiar is the tale of the dinosaurs that were left behind. Watch the animation to...

Damascus Bearded Viking axe / Hatchet from Bicycle parts - Part Three - The Spanner, Etch & Handle!

In this third and final video we will forge weld a style of Damascus or pattern welded steel into the final axe by adding a spanner. Now with our...

What lies beneath? | #NHM_Live

Come down to the depths of the Museum basement with us this month for an exclusive peek at the Tank Room and meet some of the 22 million specimens...

3D Printing a Fast-Morphing Smart Material

A new 3D printed material is making a move. Scientists have embedded tiny particles of magnetic iron into a silicon rubber to create a substance...

Beetlemania: rediscovering one of Britain's lost species | Natural History Museum

The great capricorn beetle has been extinct in Britain for hundreds, if not thousands, of years. But two made an unexpected reappearance in the...

Volcanic Activity in Hawaii (2018)

Author: USGS Volcanoes License: Public domain Description: This short video compilation shows conditions at Kapoho Bay during a helicopter...

Damascus Bearded Viking Hatchet from Bicycle parts - Part Two - Alternate way for a Folded ax!

In this second video we will forge weld a style of damascus or pattern welded steel. Now with our initial two billets forged together, that will...

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Long-tailed tit constructing a nest

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King penguin preening

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Meerkats in Hanover Zoo

Author: Jacob Dawson License: Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en Description: Meerkats...