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# natural-history-museum - Friday 25 October, 2019

Newly discovered beetle named after climate activist Greta Thunberg

The insect measures less than 1mm and has remained unnamed after first being discovered in Nairobi in the 1960s.

# natural-history-museum - Friday 27 April, 2018

Photographer disqualified from contest as winning image features 'stuffed' animal

The photo allegedly features a taxidermy specimen.

# natural-history-museum - Sunday 25 March, 2018

Why two floors of Dublin's 'stately home of death' are still closed to the public

A large portion of the collection is off limits.

# natural-history-museum - Sunday 4 March, 2018

The Dead Zoo has a massive collection of tiny glass models - but the public can't see them

It’s the largest collection outside of the United States.

# natural-history-museum - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Man who was arrested after pedestrians were hit by a car in London has been released by police

Police said they “fully appreciate the concern and alarm this incident caused”.

# natural-history-museum - Friday 19 June, 2015

A museum is battling moths by turning them gay

The cloth-eating insects pose a threat to exhibits.

# natural-history-museum - Saturday 19 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Couple caught on camera stealing a model dinosaur from a museum Dino Drama

# natural-history-museum - Friday 7 February, 2014

Earliest human footprints in Europe found on British beach

The footprints, belonging to both adults and children, are about 800,000 years old.

# natural-history-museum - Friday 19 April, 2013

Stolen rhino horns were removed from exhibition 'due to risk of theft'

The horns were stolen from the archives in Dublin on Wednesday night by three masked men.

# natural-history-museum - Sunday 9 September, 2012

9 things you (probably) didn't know about... Merrion Square

A new month-long festival aims to celebrate this historical part of the capital – but we’ve found out some things you may not have known about Merrion Square.

# natural-history-museum - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Irish museums and galleries boast 3 million visitors in 2010

Over 3.5 million people attended exhibits and events in Ireland’s cultural institutions – up by 7 per cent on 2009.