Linnean Learning

Discover and share your curiosity in nature

We want to see a world where curiosity in the natural world is shared by everyone. We will do this by using our heritage to create opportunities for everyone to appreciate and learn more about nature through creative, interdisciplinary learning.

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Have you ever met a storytelling raccoon? Well, it is our pleasure to introduce you to Sjupp (pronounced shh-up) who is here to tell short stories about the life of Carl Linnaeus.

Sjupp tells the story of how Carl named small, ugly, foul-smelling plants after his enemies. Click here for more resources around this video, and here to see our full suite of animated videos.