Learn the story behind our whale skeleton, heading for Leeds City Museum, and what we can learn from the bones.
Discover how we kept sustainability at the forefront of our Beavers to Weavers exhibition.
Discover the message behind Leeds City Museum’s latest exhibition, about what animals do and how they live their lives.
Claire Miles explores our LMG’s Bird Egg collection during her placement with our Natural Sciences Collection.
Curator Ruth Martin answers the age old question: what does it take to change the temporary exhibition gallery from one show to another?
Curator of Natural Sciences Rebecca Machin takes us on a walking tour to explore the delicate balance of springtime, in light of the “For All Seasons” exhibition at Leeds City Museum.
New collections challenge on social media! Test your birdy knowledge with #PlumagePuzzle!
The Leeds Tiger over at Leeds City Museum is one of our best-loved exhibits, but how did it get here and was it really once a rug? Thanks to some amazing research by Ebony Andrews, (in her PhD thesis ‘The Biographical Afterlife of the Leeds Tiger’), we have the answers to some of these questions!…
Find out what it takes to care for over 700,000 specimens in our Natural Science collection.
Natural science collections contain some of the huge biodiversity on our planet, including rare and extinct species.
We look after a beautiful collection of Herbarium sheets, containing stunning specimens of plants through time.
Find out what it takes to clean a dinosaur bone, ready for display.