Uncover the stories behind Museum specimens and collections, the fascinating work of our scientists, and our latest exhibitions in our new section Discover.
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Follow Museum scientists as they carry out fieldwork around the world, look behind the scenes at the life of a Museum curator, or ask experts for help identifying insects, fossils and more.
Which dinosaurs lived in Britain and the rest of the world? Check out our guide to over 300 dinosaurs.
Get identification tips and separate fact from fiction with the help of our expert guide.
View scientifically accurate art that brings to life strange and intriguing prehistoric creatures.
Find out about the experts transforming our knowledge of the natural world.
Uncover the fascinating stories behind some of the most exceptional items in the Museum collections.
Get a behind-the-scenes look at the Stegosaurus’ arrival and its first few months at the Museum as it underwent detailed scientific examination.
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