Current NEWS from the LIB cosmos

From newly discovered animal species to treasures of historical collections, from environmental changes to nature conservation in the Anthropocene, from the opening of a special exhibition to a panel discussion: you will find all the latest information here. We also offer current press releases for download in the press area.

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  • Press releases, Special exhibitions

    Travelling exhibition “Multifaceted Insects” starts at the end of March in Hamburg

    Our relationship to insects is ambivalent: We enjoy colourful butterflies, but regard flies as pests.

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  • LIB, Museums

    Thick jumpers for the climate

    On warmsweaterday the room temperatures in the offices and exhibitions are once again finely adjusted.

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  • LIB, Museums

    »Together, we can do better!«

    The film “Picture a Scientist” is the occasion for the LIB to invite to an online event on the topic of women in science.

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  • Museums, Special exhibitions

    Special photo exhibition “Seasons” of the Naturfototreff Eschmar at the Museum Koenig

    From Jan. 20-Aug. 21,22, the exhibition “Seasons” presents a pictorial yearly journey through nature’s potpourri.

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  • Knowledge Transfer, Special exhibitions

    Multifaceted insects – Interview on the development of the exhibition

    The travelling exhibition “Multifaceted Insects: Diversity I Endangerment I Protection” offers information, fun, participation and confidence – because everyone can help to protect insects.

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  • Knowledge Transfer, Museums, Research

    Inflammation promotes evolutionary innovation in “pregnant” ricefishes

    By combining anatomical and molecular analyses, the researchers found that cells and signaling pathways involved in the formation of the ricefish plug usually control inflammation.

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