Who was Linnaeus? Media Discover Learning Teaching Resources The Biomedia Meltdown Competition Discovery Room Home LearningDiscover Learning Linnean Learning holds special events, competitions and conferences throughout the year. We also advertise external courses and have lots of nuggets of taxonomic knowledge to share! Some exciting projects: Art Course: Drawing and Painting Nature Specimens The course will aim to give both experienced artists and beginners a grounding in a staged method of illustration technique A special FREE art class at the Linnean Society for 18-30 year olds This free art class will aim to give a grounding in festive botanical drawing and watercolour Linnaeus' New Portrait Competition A unique opportunity for 8-11 year olds to showcase their artwork in our historic Meeting Room The Linnean Society Student Conference 2019 A new Linnean Learning event; putting students under the spotlight The Museum of Lost Species This interactive exhibit explores how we, as humans, contribute to the devastating loss of Earth's biodiversity and tons of extra stuff! OneZoom OneZoom is an amazing interactive map of the evolutionary relationships between the 2 million species of life on our planet! External Courses Interested in taxonomy or identification? Try one of these courses, ranging from leisure courses for complete beginners to professional qualifications. History of Science The Linnean Society of London has always been a meeting point for the discussion of science, with many of our members being some of the most famous names in the study of natural history. Type Definitions Unsure of any scientific type definitions? Then take a look through our list of types and related terms Glossary Unsure of its meaning? Use our glossary for short, clear descriptions of scientific terms.