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How do frogs see in the dark? | Natural History Museum

Scientists are figuring out exactly how frogs see the world around them, using a wide range of technologies in the process. Find out more about...

Can you find dinosaur fossils in Ireland? | Natural History Museum

Dinosaurs existed for over 170 million years and lived all over the Earth. You might expect to find fossil evidence of them everywhere you look,...

Life at hydrothermal vents | Natural History Museum

Hydrothermal vents are unique environments. Dr Adrian Glover and Dr Maggie Georgieva are looking at how animals adapt to survive on these ocean...

How to... make a light trap | Natural History Museum

Light traps are a great way to get to know your local wildlife. Find out how to build a simple light sheet so that you can go on your own insect...

The vampires of Wolf Island #WPY54 | Natural History Museum

When resources run short, the sharp-beaked finches of Wolf Island turn into vampires to survive. Dr Alex Bond, Senior Curator of Birds at the...

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...

There's more to birdsong than meets the ears | Natural History Museum

What accent do you have? If you travel the length of Britain you can hear everything from Scottish to Cornish, via Geordie and Brummie. But did you...

360° Weoley Castle urban nature search | Natural History Museum

Join a bioblitz search for plants and animals in the ruins of Weoley Castle in Birmingham, UK. You will discover how even small pockets of land in...

Where on Earth? | #NHM_Live

When Captain Cook set sail 250 years ago on the first expedition devoted to scientific discovery, large parts of the Earth were unexplored. Today,...

What on Earth is a jazz whale? | Natural History Museum

Humpback whales are known to be songsters of the sea, with males using very similar songs to attract mates during the breeding season. But bowhead...

Life in the Dark Trailer 2018

Website: http://www.nhm.ac.uk Twitter: http://twitter.com/NHM_London Facebook: http://fb.com/naturalhistorymuseum Instagram:...

Life in the Dark - behind the scenes | Natural History Museum

B ioluminescent creatures emit light created inside their bodies so they can glitter, glow and signal to each other in complete darkness. As...

Who's afraid of the dark? | #NHM_Live

David Urry will be joined by Museum ecologist Stephanie West, Physiology and Behaviour Expert, Dr Robyn Grant and Senior NHM Mammal Curator Louise...

How nature is solving our engineering challenges | Natural History Museum

Discover how scientists are taking inspiration from the natural world to solve problems in robotics, medicine and aeronautical engineering....