Treasures of the Month
Every month, we focus on one object (text/book/illustration/specimen) to bring you its hidden story
Stories from our Collections
From colourful personalities to mysterious specimens, read the tales our curators and staff find within old books, journals, collected specimens...
Let's look at some of the fabulous ways that different organisms have evolved to cooperate, sometimes to the extent that one or both (or all) partners would not survive without the other. Discover more with Linnean Learning.
17th January 2022
Our librarian Will Beharrell examines one of our most prized—and most challenging—books
10th January 2022
Archivist Alex Milne examines the lesser known interests of Charles Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace though correspondence held in the Linnean Society Library
This group of organisms are actually more closely related to animals than they are plants, but they are so radically different to either that scientists group them in a kingdom of their own. Discover more with Linnean Learning.
23rd November 2021