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DutchNews.nl
Trix the T Rex arrives in Leiden; dinosaur is given a rock star welcomethree years ago. Named ‘Trix’ in honour of former Queen Beatrix, the dinosaur
Trix the T Rex arrives in Leiden; dinosaur is given a rock star welcome
DutchNews.nl / Posted 17 hours ago
three years ago. Named ‘Trix’ in honour of former Queen Beatrix, the dinosaur will go on display at the Naturalis national natural history museum. The 12 metre long skeleton will be carefully pieced together over the next few weeks in time to be... Read more
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express
SPIDER WARNING as Mediterranean BITING arachnid found in BRITISH homesare 14 species of spider in the UK that bite including the notorious false wido
SPIDER WARNING as Mediterranean BITING arachnid found in BRITISH homes
express / Posted 18 hours ago
are 14 species of spider in the UK that bite including the notorious false widow Specimens have been reported to the Natural History Museum from the London area and a female was also discovered in East Grinstead, West Sussex. The society... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Top 10 Retirement Cities For Football Fansthe city also has well-known art galleries and cultural institutions, like the
Top 10 Retirement Cities For Football Fans
Bankrate.com / Posted 18 hours ago
the city also has well-known art galleries and cultural institutions, like the San Diego Museum of Art and the San Diego Natural History Museum. Retirees can also enjoy an afternoon with their grandchildren at Balboa Park, touring the many... Read more
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Marie Claire
The Duchess directory: The ultimate guide to Kate's favourite fashion brandsfiles, she chose one of Brit label Suzannah�s gorgeous green tea dresses for Pr
The Duchess directory: The ultimate guide to Kate's favourite fashion brands
Marie Claire / Posted 21 hours ago
files, she chose one of Brit label Suzannah�s gorgeous green tea dresses for Prince George�s first birthday bash at the Natural History Museum. 21. Burberry Many a wardrobe isn�t complete without a trench coat and for a while, Kate�s fit n�... Read more
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Animation World Network
‘Flora of the Forest’ Opens Its Treehouse to Budding Scientists at MIPCOM 2016Deer…and, of course, wannabe-animal cousin Toby. Mom is a delightfully optimis
‘Flora of the Forest’ Opens Its Treehouse to Budding Scientists at MIPCOM 2016
Animation World Network / Posted yesterday
Deer…and, of course, wannabe-animal cousin Toby. Mom is a delightfully optimistic and playful academic. Her work at the natural history museum (which carries on in her magnificent treehouse lab) inspires Flora’s enthusiastic and never- ending... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
TheNAT Showcases Citizen Scientists' DiscoveriesAn Illustration of an eagle by John James Audubon, part of the upcoming exhibit
TheNAT Showcases Citizen Scientists' Discoveries
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
An Illustration of an eagle by John James Audubon, part of the upcoming exhibit on "citizen scientists" at the San Diego Natural History Museum. The federal government spends nearly $140 billion a year for scientific research, splitting its funding... Read more
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Daily Mirror
First dodo skeleton in 100 years to be sold at auctionextinction.” He says that the best examples of composite skeletons in museums
First dodo skeleton in 100 years to be sold at auction
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
extinction.” He says that the best examples of composite skeletons in museums around the world include those in London’s Natural History Museum, the Museum of Zoology in Cambridge, the Durban Natural Science Museum, the Leiden Naturalis Museum,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
First ever dodo skeleton in 100 years to be sold at auctionextinction.” He says that the best examples of composite skeletons in museums
First ever dodo skeleton in 100 years to be sold at auction
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
extinction.” He says that the best examples of composite skeletons in museums around the world include those in London’s Natural History Museum, the Museum of Zoology in Cambridge, the Durban Natural Science Museum, the Leiden Naturalis Museum,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Things to do in London this Bank Holiday weekendwhat someone did hundreds of years ago – this is a very real link to the past.
Things to do in London this Bank Holiday weekend
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
what someone did hundreds of years ago – this is a very real link to the past. Book up as much in advance as possible. The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Rd, SW7 5BD, nhm.ac.ukStunning from the outside, a marvel on the inside. It houses some... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zooNorth Koreans look at models of dinosaurs at the Natural History Museum, part o
Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zoo
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
North Koreans look at models of dinosaurs at the Natural History Museum, part of the newly opened Pyongyang Central Zoo in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's latest gift to the lucky residents of... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Dogs a drawing card at North Korean zoowith a slew of attractions ranging from such typical zoo fare as elephants, gir
Dogs a drawing card at North Korean zoo
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
with a slew of attractions ranging from such typical zoo fare as elephants, giraffes, penguins and monkeys to a high-tech natural history museum with displays showing the origins of the solar system and the evolution of life on Earth. But one of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Lions, tigers and poodles? At the Pyongyang Zoo, dogs a big drawwith a slew of attractions ranging from such typical zoo fare as elephants, gir
Lions, tigers and poodles? At the Pyongyang Zoo, dogs a big draw
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
with a slew of attractions ranging from such typical zoo fare as elephants, giraffes, penguins and monkeys to a high-tech natural history museum with displays showing the origins of the solar system and the evolution of life on Earth. But one of... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zoowith a slew of attractions ranging from such typical zoo fare as elephants, gir
Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zoo
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
with a slew of attractions ranging from such typical zoo fare as elephants, giraffes, penguins and monkeys to a high-tech natural history museum with displays showing the origins of the solar system and the evolution of life on Earth. But one of... Read more
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Orange County Register
Find out how kids can get in free to top San Diego attractions in October 2016Museum • San Diego Chinese Historical Museum • San Diego History Center • Sa
Find out how kids can get in free to top San Diego attractions in October 2016
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
Museum • San Diego Chinese Historical Museum • San Diego History Center • San Diego Model Railroad Museum • San Diego Natural History Museum • Serra Museum • The New Children's Museum • The San Diego Museum of Art • The Water Conservation... Read more
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The Columbian
Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zoowith a slew of attractions ranging from such typical zoo fare as elephants, gir
Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zoo
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
with a slew of attractions ranging from such typical zoo fare as elephants, giraffes, penguins and monkeys to a high-tech natural history museum with displays showing the origins of the solar system and the evolution of life on Earth. But one of... Read more
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CBS News
Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zoowith a slew of attractions ranging from such typical zoo fare as elephants, gir
Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zoo
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
with a slew of attractions ranging from such typical zoo fare as elephants, giraffes, penguins and monkeys to a high-tech natural history museum with displays showing the origins of the solar system and the evolution of life on Earth. But one of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Don't worry, Sue — Trix is just passing throughwill get aboard a KLM flight Tuesday evening en route to Leyden's Naturalis Bio
Don't worry, Sue — Trix is just passing through
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
will get aboard a KLM flight Tuesday evening en route to Leyden's Naturalis Biodiversity Center, the Netherlands' national natural history museum. There, she — the animal is likely, though not certainly, a female — will become the "first and only... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zooNorth Koreans look at models of dinosaurs at the Natural History Museum, part o
Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zoo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
North Koreans look at models of dinosaurs at the Natural History Museum, part of the newly opened Pyongyang Central Zoo in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's latest gift to the lucky residents of... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Green River CHEER coalition/Pirates Den activities - August 23, 2016125 viewers enjoy. Thanks to the Sorenson Legacy Foundation we were able to ta
Green River CHEER coalition/Pirates Den activities - August 23, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 3 days ago
125 viewers enjoy. Thanks to the Sorenson Legacy Foundation we were able to take field trips to the Clark Planetarium, Natural History Museum, and to the Western Mining and Railroad Museum in Helper where we then stopped by the wave pool to... Read more
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Mashable
The newly renovated North Korean national zoo has a surprising exhibitvisitors a day. The zoo hosts typical exhibits like elephants, giraffes, pengui
The newly renovated North Korean national zoo has a surprising exhibit
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
visitors a day. The zoo hosts typical exhibits like elephants, giraffes, penguins and monkeys. They also have a high-tech natural history museum and a ‘dog pavilion’. This might come to a surprise to foreign visitors, but dogs are one of the most... Read more
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Evening Standard
Dulwich Picture Gallery: Different perspectives and forgotten geniusesopen until 8.30pm on Friday if you want to end your week with some world histor
Dulwich Picture Gallery: Different perspectives and forgotten geniuses
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
open until 8.30pm on Friday if you want to end your week with some world history (normal opening hours 10am-5.30pm). The Natural History Museum stays open late on the last Friday of every month, until 10pm. Plenty of activities plus lots of... Read more
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The Hindu
Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zoowith a slew of attractions ranging from such typical zoo fare as elephants, gir
Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zoo
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
with a slew of attractions ranging from such typical zoo fare as elephants, giraffes, penguins and monkeys to a high-tech natural history museum with displays showing the origins of the solar system and the evolution of life on Earth. But one of... Read more
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Evening Standard
Coq au vin for a quid: Get French dishes for £1 in Londonwhat someone did hundreds of years ago – this is a very real link to the past.
Coq au vin for a quid: Get French dishes for £1 in London
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
what someone did hundreds of years ago – this is a very real link to the past. Book up as much in advance as possible. The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Rd, SW7 5BD, nhm.ac.ukStunning from the outside, a marvel on the inside. It houses some... Read more
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Evening Standard
Why artists, writers and actors are taking over Reading Prisonopen until 8.30pm on Friday if you want to end your week with some world histor
Why artists, writers and actors are taking over Reading Prison
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
open until 8.30pm on Friday if you want to end your week with some world history (normal opening hours 10am-5.30pm). The Natural History Museum stays open late on the last Friday of every month, until 10pm. Plenty of activities plus lots of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Global warming: Good for big whalesthe only places available to scientists, and he worked with George to get it. T
Global warming: Good for big whales
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
the only places available to scientists, and he worked with George to get it. The only other sample Trumble has is from the Natural History Museum in Los Angeles. Trumble says he’d need more than that to gauge the impact of an improved diet. George... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
S R Nathan a 'pioneer, leader and change agent': NUSin Social Studies in 1954. Mr Nathan also played an instrumental role in reviv
S R Nathan a 'pioneer, leader and change agent': NUS
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
in Social Studies in 1954. Mr Nathan also played an instrumental role in reviving the Raffles Museum as the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum at NUS, helping to rally donors, NUS said. Professor Leo Tan, a long-time friend of Mr Nathan shared:... Read more
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Swissinfo
Sensational meteorite fragments unearthed in Bern fieldto better understand the dimensions of the scatter field. It was previously tho
Sensational meteorite fragments unearthed in Bern field
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
to better understand the dimensions of the scatter field. It was previously thought to be five kilometres long, but it could in fact be three times that. More than 100 fragments are available for public viewing at the Bern Natural History... Read more
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Times of Malta
Beauty in the ephemeralWhat One Sees Is What One Is is John Paul Azzopardi’s single exhibit show, curr
Beauty in the ephemeral
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
What One Sees Is What One Is is John Paul Azzopardi’s single exhibit show, currently on view at Mdina’s Natural History Museum at Vilhena Palace. Azzopardi has selected one of his many sculptures for this exhibition to highlight his skill with the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Golden getawayMuseum, on the park's eastern half, are kid-friendly attractions, too. The acad
Golden getaway
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Museum, on the park's eastern half, are kid-friendly attractions, too. The academy contains an aquarium, planetarium and natural history museum, and is chock-a-block with opportunities for children to sow scientific seeds into their developing... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
TUCSON WEEKENDER: Fun things to do in the Old Pueblo (Aug. 19-21)of the experience is outdoors! The 98 acre Desert Museum is a fusion experienc
TUCSON WEEKENDER: Fun things to do in the Old Pueblo (Aug. 19-21)
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 7 days ago
of the experience is outdoors! The 98 acre Desert Museum is a fusion experience: zoo, botanical garden, art gallery, natural history museum, and aquarium. They are open from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. More on admission and directions:... Read more
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Gazette News
PICTURES: The Bug Man brings spiders and stick insects to children's eventrecent visitors to Colchester. More than 120 people of all ages joined them fo
PICTURES: The Bug Man brings spiders and stick insects to children's event
Gazette News / Posted 7 days ago
recent visitors to Colchester. More than 120 people of all ages joined them for the Go Live! Big Bugs Experience at the Natural History Museum. Leading all the action was presenter, author and naturalist Martin Rapley, also known as 'The Bug... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
New species of dolphin discovered in the halls of the SmithsonianIt happens more often than you’d think: Research scientists go digging around t
New species of dolphin discovered in the halls of the Smithsonian
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
It happens more often than you’d think: Research scientists go digging around the dusty collections of your local natural history museum and find species hitherto unknown to science. Whatever sits on display when you visit – ancient human art,... Read more
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FOX News
Don't kid yourself, the polls are usually rightswimwear on if you’re bathing in the Sound these days -- maybe there are more o
Don't kid yourself, the polls are usually right
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
swimwear on if you’re bathing in the Sound these days -- maybe there are more out there!’ Henrik Carl, a fish expert at the Natural History Museum of Denmark, told Swedish news site The Local. ‘They bite because they’re hungry, and testicles sit... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Authorities warn of testicle-biting fishswimwear on if you're bathing in the Sound these days -- maybe there are more o
Authorities warn of testicle-biting fish
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 8 days ago
swimwear on if you're bathing in the Sound these days -- maybe there are more out there!" Henrik Carl, a fish expert at the Natural History Museum of Denmark, told Swedish news site The Local. "They bite because they're hungry, and testicles sit... Read more
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The Columbian
With no males, these butterflies are evolving into separate speciesa barrier with a new species on either side,” Ffrench-Constant said. The study
With no males, these butterflies are evolving into separate species
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
a barrier with a new species on either side,” Ffrench-Constant said. The study was led by David Smith, who worked at the Natural History Museum at Eton College, when the work was carried out. The research took 13 years of work by scientists from... Read more
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Swissinfo
Decades on, hundreds of meteorite pieces foundyears earlier. Now, a Bern researcher and a small army of meteorite hunters hav
Decades on, hundreds of meteorite pieces found
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
years earlier. Now, a Bern researcher and a small army of meteorite hunters have found hundreds more pieces. The Bern Natural History Museum announced on Thursday that its search efforts, led by researcher Beda Hofmann, turned up more than 600... Read more
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PhysOrg
Fabricating science—discussing fraud can rebuild community confidence and deepen understanding of how science worksfingered as the chief hoaxer, as revealed by a recent piece of modern day detec
Fabricating science—discussing fraud can rebuild community confidence and deepen understanding of how science works
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
fingered as the chief hoaxer, as revealed by a recent piece of modern day detective work led by investigators from the Natural History Museum and using DNA analysis. What motivates a scientist, or in this instance, an amateur scientist, to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The 20 best family days out in London for £5 or lessto admire the big screens. If you’re a sucker like me, take them to Hamleys, an
The 20 best family days out in London for £5 or less
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
to admire the big screens. If you’re a sucker like me, take them to Hamleys, and destroy your money-saving goal. For Natural History Museum dinosaur veterans like my children, Crystal Palace is a revelation. Wooden carved dinosaurs peep over... Read more
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Londonist
The London Polymath Who Created August Bank HolidayAn etymologist as well as an entomologist He found love for a wasp. He had one
The London Polymath Who Created August Bank Holiday
Londonist / Posted 8 days ago
An etymologist as well as an entomologist He found love for a wasp. He had one as a pet. Her mortal remains lie in the Natural History Museum. She's less showy than Guy the gorilla, so she's cared for there unseen in the vaults. He took the... Read more
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Variety
‘Penny Dreadful’ Production Designer on His Emmy-Nominated Work“Penny Dreadful’s” second season, production designer Jonathan McKinstry asked
‘Penny Dreadful’ Production Designer on His Emmy-Nominated Work
Variety / Posted 9 days ago
“Penny Dreadful’s” second season, production designer Jonathan McKinstry asked John Logan, its creator, to look at the natural history museum in Dublin, where the Showtime drama filmed all three of its seasons. Logan resisted, given that the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man discovers METEORITE in back garden - and lights a cigarette off itit to light a cigarette and claims the boulder is from the Perseid meteor showe
Man discovers METEORITE in back garden - and lights a cigarette off it
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
it to light a cigarette and claims the boulder is from the Perseid meteor shower Mr Stevenson has sent pictures off to the Natural History Museum in the hope the rock can be verified Add your comment Who is this week's top commenter?Find o... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Snakes hunting during the day have natural 'sunglasses' to sharpen their visionsuggested the most recent ancestor of all living snakes had UV-sensitive vision
Snakes hunting during the day have natural 'sunglasses' to sharpen their vision
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
suggested the most recent ancestor of all living snakes had UV-sensitive vision. Lead researcher Dr David Gower, from the Natural History Museum, London, said: “The precise nature of the ancestral snake is contentious but the evidence from vision... Read more
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express
Stunned homeowner finds 'stray METEORITE from Perseid shower' in his GARDEN46-year-old described a smouldering patch of ground which was giving off wisps
Stunned homeowner finds 'stray METEORITE from Perseid shower' in his GARDEN
express / Posted 9 days ago
46-year-old described a smouldering patch of ground which was giving off wisps of smoke He has been in touch with the Natural History Museum in London and hopes the rock can be tested to confirm its identity. The museum's identification and... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Nanaimo beekeepers on the watch for 'zombie' beesand the ZomBee Watch website showed her how she could collect samples with a li
Nanaimo beekeepers on the watch for 'zombie' bees
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
and the ZomBee Watch website showed her how she could collect samples with a light trap. A phorid fly expert at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County confirmed her bees had been infected by the parasite behind zombee infestations,... Read more
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BC Local News
Nanaimo beekeepers on the watch for 'zombie' beesand the ZomBee Watch website showed her how she could collect samples with a li
Nanaimo beekeepers on the watch for 'zombie' bees
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
and the ZomBee Watch website showed her how she could collect samples with a light trap. A phorid fly expert at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County confirmed her bees had been infected by the parasite behind zombee infestations,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Snake eyes: New insights into visual adaptationswas an international collaboration between snake biologists and vision experts
Snake eyes: New insights into visual adaptations
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
was an international collaboration between snake biologists and vision experts led by the David Gower and included fellow Natural History Museum researchers Bruno Simões and Filipa Sampaio. Much of the research, including most of the DNA analyses,... Read more
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CBC.ca
'Zombie' honeybees make first appearance in Canadasubmitting the second photo featuring the brown pupae, she got a confirmation f
'Zombie' honeybees make first appearance in Canada
CBC.ca / Posted 10 days ago
submitting the second photo featuring the brown pupae, she got a confirmation from Brian Brown, a phorid fly expert at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County that her bees were indeed "zombie bees" infected with the maggots of a... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
For sale: A $1.8 million T-rex skullavailable to the public. Most of the museum skulls you see are not actually rea
For sale: A $1.8 million T-rex skull
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 10 days ago
available to the public. Most of the museum skulls you see are not actually real fossils." Professor Paul Barrett of the Natural History Museum in London, who has published research on the private trade of fossils, has not seen the specimen but... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
For sale: A $1.8 million T-rex skullavailable to the public. Most of the museum skulls you see are not actually rea
For sale: A $1.8 million T-rex skull
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
available to the public. Most of the museum skulls you see are not actually real fossils." Professor Paul Barrett of the Natural History Museum in London, who has published research on the private trade of fossils, has not seen the specimen but... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
For sale: A $1.8 million T-rex skullavailable to the public. Most of the museum skulls you see are not actually rea
For sale: A $1.8 million T-rex skull
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 10 days ago
available to the public. Most of the museum skulls you see are not actually real fossils." Professor Paul Barrett of the Natural History Museum in London, who has published research on the private trade of fossils, has not seen the specimen but... Read more
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