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Leoma Williams, Discover Wildlife | September 17, 2019 Researchers at London’s Natural History Museum have identified two brand new species of giant salamander using DNA taken from specimens collected in the early 20th century, one of which is thought to be the world’s biggest amphibian. Read more
Natural History Museum | September 9, 2019 For 55 years, photographers have showcased their work in the Natural History Museum, London’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. You can explore this year’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition images selected by a panel of international experts from almost 50,000 entries by the world’s best photographers. Read more
Batcon | April 8, 2019 Bat species around the world are threatened by a range of human-related activities and require expanded research and data collection for better protection. In a released paper titled “A review of the major threats and challenges to global bat conservation” in the Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences,...