to the Museum für Naturkunde in Berlin
with more than 30 million objects in the scientific collection and a fascinating exhibition one of the most significant institutions of its kind in the world.
OBJECTS OF KNOWLEDGE
Stories from the Museum für Naturkunde
Take a look at this research project’s new website:
www.mfn-wissensdinge.de (English version coming soon)
You know something interesting about an object from the museum? We are collecting ideas and stories until the end of April 2014.
Pain Patient in the Triassic:
Palaeontologists from the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin and some colleagues published an extraordinary discovery of a fossil reptile: A study in PLOSOne descriped a phytosaur with spondyloarthropathy.
Rediscovery of part of the famous Seba-Collection
After years of research it was possible for herpetologists Aaron Bauer from Villanova University (USA) and Rainer Günther from the Berlin Museum für Naturkunde to identify amphibian and reptile specimens from the famous natural history collection of the Dutch collector Albertus Seba.