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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  • 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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  • LIB, Hausdorf
    Treasure of the month

    Our treasure of the month: A scalarid Roman snail

    Our treasure of the month was no ordinary Roman snail. Its shell makes it an exceptional specimen for the Malacological Collection of the LIB.

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  • © LIB, Schmidt-Loske
    Faces of the LIB, LIB

    Faces of the LIB: Katharina Schmidt-Loske

    As Scientific Director of the Biohistoricum in Bonn, Dr Katharina Schmidt-Loske collects and researches bequests, letters, illustrations and portraits associated with the history of biology in German-speaking countries.

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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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  • ©DNAqua-Net
    LIB, Research

    Comprehensive practical guide for DNA-based methods published

    International research network DNAqua-Net presents guidelines for the application of DNA-based biomonitoring tools.

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