Nature

Dinosaur world tour with Paul Barrett | #NHM_Live

Many of the dinosaurs that people know from popular culture are of the fossils that have been found in North America. However, they have been found...

On the trail of the Wexford blue whale | Natural History Museum

Trace the 126-year journey of the blue whale from the sea to Museum. When the Museum's central space, Hintze Hall, reopens on 14 July 2017, the...

Skeletons reveal their secrets | Natural History Museum

Human remains from prehistoric to Victorian London reveal how people lived and died in the city.

How do you move a giraffe around the Museum? | Natural History Museum

With low ceilings and narrow doorways in between, just how do you move a specimen as tall as a giraffe from its old home in the Mammals Hall into...

See the blue whale skeleton and new Hintze Hall display from 14 July 2017 | Natural History Museum

#HinzteHall will reopen on 14 July 2017. For the first time you'll be able to walk underneath the largest animal that ever lived - the #BlueWhale.

The science of shooting stars with Natasha Almeida | #NHM_Live

In our final throw back to series 1 of #NHM_Live, David Urry speaks to Natasha Almeida from the Museum’s Meteorites Group about the multitude of...

Cephalopoda inside out with Jon Ablett | #NHM_Live

During our first ever #NHM_Live broadcast we explored the weird and wonderful world of squid, octopus and cuttlefish with Alastair Hendry and our...

Wasps: 100,000 species and counting with Gavin Broad | #NHM_Live

In this episode of #NHM_Live, Gavin Broad, Curator of Hymenoptera, talks to Alison Shean about the huge variety of wasps in nature and why they are...

Cotton buds and plumber's tape with Arianna Bernucci and Cheryl Lynn | #NHM_Live

The Museum's conservators were the stars of our second #NHM_Live broadcast in Feb 2017, where we took a look at how they repair and maintain the...

Parasite in motion: Schistosomiasis | Natural History Museum

Our stop-motion video follows the life cycle of Schistosoma, a life-threatening parasite that can live in water, snails and even people. Learn more...

Dinosaur family tree gets major makeover | Natural History Museum

Scientists from the Museum and Cambridge University have proposed radical changes to the dinosaur family tree, based on their analysis of hundreds...

La bilharziose | Natural History Museum

Notre vidéo suit le cycle de vie des schistosomes, ces parasites mortels qui vivent dans l'eau, des escargots et même des gens. Découvrez comment...

Redisplaying cabinets of curiosities | Natural History Museum

Resin deer lungs, a Pterosaur fossil, and shells from HMS Endeavour are just a few of the curious specimens bound for our redeveloped Hintze Hall....

A whale of a time capsule | Natural History Museum

In summer 2017, a blue whale skeleton will be suspended in Hintze Hall. Conservation volunteer Patricia O'Brien tells us how crumpled newspapers...