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Ex Wunderkammern by Regina José Galindo, Tiziana Pers

Ex Wunderkammern by Regina José Galindo, Tiziana Pers


— 11 August 2018

The National Museum of Natural History in Sofia (NMNHS) hosts a new contemporary art exhibition in its halls. Titled Ex Wunderkammern, the show is an invitation from international artists Regina José Galindo and Tiziana Pers to start a dialogue about the history of this particular Balkan Museum and the concept of 'Wunderkammer'. Curated by Robert Baramov and Mylène Ferrand. Opening: Monday 13th August 2018, 5 PM…
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The scientific collections of the National Museum of Natural History and the Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research at BAS have been recognised as part of the European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI)

The scientific collections of the National Museum of Natural History and the Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research at BAS have been recognised as part of the European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI)

[11 August 2018] — In July 2018, the scientific collections of the members of the Consortium of European Taxonomic Facilities (CETAF) were included in the European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures…
A tribute to the scientist Boyan Petrov

A tribute to the scientist Boyan Petrov

[21 June 2018] — The scientific research and the participation of Boyan Petrov in projects related to environmental protection were presented by his colleagues in 'Prof. Marin Drinov' hall at the Bulgarian…
Historia naturalis bulgarica goes online

Historia naturalis bulgarica goes online

[9 January 2018] — On 3 January the series Historia naturalis bulgarica, along with the previous ISSN for a printed edition got a new one and began to appear as a free access online journal…
How cats conquered the world

How cats conquered the world

[20 June 2017] — Cats conquered the (ancient) world long before they conquered the Internet, reports a paper published this week in Nature Ecology and Evolution. The DNA analysis of over 200 cats spanning…
International team of scientists presents evidence that the oldest pre-humans lived 7.2 Ma ago on the Balkans

International team of scientists presents evidence that the oldest pre-humans lived 7.2 Ma ago on the Balkans

[23 May 2017] — An international scientific team from Germany, Bulgaria, Greece, Canada, France and Australia, headed by Professor Madelaine Böhme (The Senckenberg Centre for Human Evolution and…
'Nature and people in the mountains of Pakistan' -- Boyan Petrov's photo exhibition and his debut book 'The first seven'

'Nature and people in the mountains of Pakistan' — Boyan Petrov's photo exhibition and his debut book 'The first seven'

[4 February 2017] — The National Museum of Natural History, in cooperation with the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in Sofia and VAKON Publishers present 'Nature and people in the mountains…