Register for new press mailing list A new mailing system for press releases will be introduced from 1 July 2022. Only persons who have registered via our new registration form will receive press releases after this time. Order Oldest firstNewest first AmberAmphibiansAnimal sound archiveProtection of SpeciesExtinction of SpeciesExhibitionBiodiversityBirdsCitizen ScienceChildrenClimate ChangeCollaborationCollectionCollections ManagementCooperationCoralsCultural HeritageDatabaseDigitalizationEarth SciencesEcosystemImpactEventEvolutionFinanceFishesResearchResearch ClusterFossilsFuture PlanGeneticsGenomicsSocietyInsectsKnowledge TransferLaboratoriesMammalsMeteoritesMineralsMolluscaMorphologyMuseum VisitNatureOpen MuseumOpen SciencePlantsPodcastPoliticsReptilesResearch Data ManagementSaurScience CommunicationSpecial ExhibitionSpider Press release, 17-03-2022 Finance Research Cooperation Research Data Management Sudan and Museum für Naturkunde Berlin conduct joint research in the new ERC project PALEONILE Interdisciplinary research into the palaeontology of the Nile Basin in Sudan Press release, 27-04-2021 Finance Cooperation Politics Research Data Management TheMuseumsLab A pioneering knowledge-exchange program for African and German museum professionals Press release, 15-10-2020 Citizen Science Society Politics Research Data Management Our world – our goals: citizen science for the Sustainable Development Goals Citizen science Conference: Declaration Press release, 24-07-2020 Biodiversity Database Digitalization Collection Research Data Management Future Plan Globally connected for more world knowledge: The research collection of the future The recently published guideline "Managing Natural Science Collections" is a blueprint for the further development of the research collection. Press release, 17-04-2020 Evolution Open Science Mammals Research Data Management Beat it: The rhythm of animals The code including a sample data set is available for all in the freely accessible "Github" repository Press release, 08-05-2017 Citizen Science Digitalization Finance Research Data Management Science Communication Pioneering UN Backed, Citizen Led Alliance against Mosquito Borne Diseases Joins Global Fight to Save 2.7 Million Lives Every Year Initiative Empowers National Networks, Stakeholders and Governments to Generate and Access Real-time Data and Tools through UN Electronic Platform ‘Environment Live” Press release, 14-12-2016 Extinction of Species Evolution Fossils Genetics Mammals Research Data Management Caribbean bats need 8 million years to recover from recent extinction waves New Study Shows Path to Long-Term Equilibrium in Species Numbers Disturbed by Myriad Extinctions, Many Caused by Humans Press release, 14-12-2016 Society Cooperation Research Data Management Science Communication Large European Research Network into Citizen Science has become well established Scientists from 32 countries are meeting in Berlin to study citizen science. Press release, 04-03-2016 Digitalization Evolution Cooperation Research Data Management Knowledge Transfer Scan of dinosaur bones The 3D scanning system CultLab3D of Fraunhofer IGD will be tested at the Museum of Natural History in Berlin next week.m für Naturkunde Berlin getestet. Press release, 04-03-2016 Amphibians Database Evolution Genetics Animal sound archive Research Data Management One or two? How to decide how manx species you have got In a recent study published in the open access journal Zoosystematics and Evolution, scientists from the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin use genetic data and calls analysis to test if treefrogs from West and Central Africa belong to different or the same species.