Natural History Museum

Cheddar Man: earliest Britons had dark skin and blue eyes
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Cheddar Man: earliest Britons had dark skin and blue eyes

New research challenges assumptions around British ethnic identity
7 Feb 2018
Dorothea Bate: blue plaque for pioneering scientist
Dorothea Bate
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Dorothea Bate: blue plaque for pioneering scientist

‘Fearless’ self-taught archaezoologist travelled the world in search of fossils
6 Dec 2017
DIPPYGATE: Outcry over new home for diplodocus
Dippy the Diplodocus
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DIPPYGATE: Outcry over new home for diplodocus

#Savedippy campaign begins on Twitter as public outcry emerges over removal of diplodocus skeleton
29 Jan 2015
SCIENCE: shock at 'sexually depraved' penguins
Adelie penguins
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SCIENCE: shock at 'sexually depraved' penguins

Study from 1915 of sexual habits of Adelie penguins described necrophilia and ‘paedophilia’
10 Jun 2012
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