Roger Highfield, Science Director, explains the central importance of testing for dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.
As the National Railway Museum reveals a sustainable vision for its new Central Hall, Karen Livingstone, the Science Museum Group’s Director of Masterplan and Estate, explains how our plans are shaped by the past, present and – crucially – the future of five museums which together are visited by more than five million people each year.
Roger Highfield, Science Director, rounds up the things we know, the things we don’t and possible solutions to end the pandemic.
Read on to discover a few ways you can ignite your curiosity wherever you are.
We recently announced the temporary closure of our five museums in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Our Chair of Trustees and former chair of Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Dame Mary Archer, reflects on this news.
The Science Museum recently held the first thought leadership event for its STEM Circle corporate membership programme. The theme for the event was sustainability.
Go behind the scenes with our photography team as they capture a rare Toyota Prius.
Ahead of the COP26 climate summit, the UK Government announced a ban on petrol, diesel and hybrid cars from 2035. Curator Ben Russell explains more about the first mass-produced hybrid car, which recently joined the collection.
This morning, Prime Minister Boris Johnson launched the UK Year of Climate Action at the Science Museum. The museum’s Deputy Director Dr Julia Knights explains why the Science Museum Group will be a prominent scientific voice in preparations for the most important climate meeting on the planet.
In the midst of our ambitious project to study, digitise and re-home more than 300,000 objects, we look back on the team’s achievements in 2019.