Mudwasps used to date Australia's aboriginal rock art

Scientists use the remains of wasps’ nests to date Australia’s ancient aboriginal rock art.

By Jonathan Amos • bbcnews
Feb. 5, 2020 ~5 min

Tags: insects archaeology art australia wasps indigenous-australians

Sulawesi art: Animal painting found in cave is 44,000 years old

Experts say the art, found in an Indonesian cave, could be the world's oldest recorded story.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Dec. 12, 2019 ~3 min

Tags: archaeology art australia indonesia

National Wildlife Property Repository: The people who take care of dead animals

There are millions of creatures, flora and fauna stored at the National Wildlife Property Repository in Colorado

By Dhruti Shah • bbcnews
Oct. 24, 2019 ~7 min

Tags:  art  wildlife  wildlife-conservation  wildlife-trade  fashion  taxidermy

In six objects

The National Museum of Scotland unveils the final three galleries of its £80m redevelopment.

By Pauline McLean • bbcnews
Feb. 8, 2019 ~5 min

Tags: art edinburgh egypt

Sir Quentin Blake brings science pioneers to life

Amy Johnson is one of 20 renowned figures to feature in a new work from the much-loved illustrator.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Oct. 18, 2018 ~4 min

Tags: art

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