museum collections are a vital resource for tracking the impacts of climate change a study of 83500 digitised
Museum collections are a vital resource for tracking the impacts of climate change. A study of 83,500 digitised specimens, with records spanning more than a century, revealed the effect warmer weather has on British butterflies. https://t.co/ztjnHI5io3#ClimateChangeTheFacts
Sloane collected over 71,000 items, including art, books, natural history specimens and historical objects. His collection was the foundation of the British Museum, and later @britishlibrary and @NHM_London
sir hans sloane irish physician naturalist amp collector born in 1660 he bequeated his collection to the briti
#HappyBirthday Sir Hans Sloane, Irish physician, naturalist & collector born #OTD in 1660. He bequeated his collection to the British nation, providing the foundation of the @britishmuseum, @NHM_London and @britishlibrary 🏛️.
stolen goods tour at the british museum where activists of australian aboriginal iraqi hawaiian maori and gree
“Stolen Goods Tour” at the British Museum, where activists of Australian Aboriginal, Iraqi, Hawaiian, Māori, and Greek Cypriot heritage called for the repatriation of looted artifacts in the museum’s collection. https://t.co/mRbXfJM8xD