Oct 30, 2017

Celebrating 100 years since John Edward Marr (1857-1933) became the 9th Woodwardian Professor, Monday 30th October: Visit our online Archive gallery



Aug 18, 2017

The UCM India Unboxed series continues with the puzzling story of the fiery meteorites which were cold to the touch when they fell to earth in northwest India 157 years ago.


Aug 4, 2017

This was the question we were asked by Kanta Kiyomoto a year 8 student at Cambridge International School. Kanta is studying various forms and sources of radiation for his Silver CREST award and wondered if we could help out with some radioactive gems.


Jun 28, 2017

How do you reach an untapped audience 4 hours away? You join forces with colleagues in affiliated organisations and travel down to the seaside together to do some outreach!


Apr 21, 2017

Explosive (Earth) activities @ the Sedgwick Museum took place on Saturday 18th March 2017...!


Mar 23, 2017

A new hypothesis of dinosaur relationships and early dinosaur evolution


Mar 22, 2017

Celebrating the 100th birthday of Walter Brian Harland (1917-2003) Wednesday 22nd March: Visit our online Archive gallery



Feb 6, 2017

Luckily it is only the size of a pinhead and has been extinct for some 540 million years, otherwise the monstrous appearance of Saccorhytus coronarius would be the stuff of nightmares. And, like it or not, scientists think that this is one our remote human ancestors.