Urgent action needed to save primates from extinction
The majority of primate species worldwide are now threatened with extinction, according to an international group of primate conservation experts who are calling for urgent action to protect the world’s dwindling primate populations.
Major investment will expand global access to cultural treasures
Thousands of international scholars, school children and visitors from around the globe will benefit from a major £147k UK Government funding boost to Durham University museums that host some of the world’s finest cultural collections.
Mysterious sea creature part of a new family
One branch on the tree of life is a bit more crowded today as a team of scientists have revealed what a bizarre group of cone-shaped sea creatures actually are, as reported in Nature.