Read about recent publications, expeditions or conferences in which researchers from Naturalis contributed.
Full professorship for prof. dr. van Welzen
1th of May 2018 -The extraordinary professorship of Peter van Welzen at Leiden University has been converted after 10 years into a ...
Life at sea
Leqin is Phd-student and has just started her research. She writes us about her life on board.
Whales and toothbrushes
The first thing that happens when you start any new project at a museum is the literature search. How have other museums ...
Boxes for rabbits: historical packing material in the ZMA collections
When you enter a natural history collection, your eye is immediately caught by interesting and spectacular objects that make up a representation ...
Soil bacteria follow seasonal variation in rainforest phenology
Seasonality influences the presence & abundance of soil bacteria. Also soil chemistry has effect on the composition of bacteria.
Whale Blog 13: What do whale bones and solving a murder have in common?
How a process that is a problem for our whale bones, can be of great value in forensic anthropology. A tale about ...
Collaboration started to support biodiversity research through artificial intelligence
Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Observation.org, and COSMONiO have started a collaboration to support and improve biodiversity research through artificial intelligence. The collaboration ...
Business is blooming: Nature’s vital role in our economy
Many of us are familiar with concepts of economic and social capital. However, we’re missing out on the economic value of ...
Whale Blog 12: Why Do Whales Strand?
Becky Desjardins about the progress of the whale project and the why behind whale strandings.