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“In the Little Big World of Bats” -- interactive installation of 36 Monkeys -- Contemporary Alternative Art and Culture Organisation at the National Museum of Natural History, Sofia

“In the Little Big World of Bats” — interactive installation of 36 Monkeys — Contemporary Alternative Art and Culture Organisation at the National Museum of Natural History, Sofia


— 16 May 2022

In January 2021, 36 Monkeys — Contemporary Alternative Art and Culture Organisation first screened the documentary What About Bats?. This 30-minute story about the importance of bats for the ecological balance of life on Earth was also an illustration of the interesting result from the meeting between a researcher chiropterologist, Antonia Hubancheva, and a theatre director, Gergana Dimitrova…
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An official Nigerian delegation visited the National Museum of Natural History, Sofia

An official Nigerian delegation visited the National Museum of Natural History, Sofia

[16 May 2022] — An official delegation led by H.E. Geoffrey Onyeama, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, visited the National Museum of Natural History, Sofia on the…
Butterflies of Bulgaria -- the long-awaited book is now a fact

Butterflies of Bulgaria — the long-awaited book is now a fact

[14 February 2022] — A long-awaited book is now in the hands of hungry for knowledge readers. Within the 353 pages of the electronic and printed editions, all species of butterflies found in Bulgaria are…
Scientists from the National Museum of Natural History -- BAS report unique for Bulgaria fossil remains of marine reptiles at the conference Geosciences 2021

Scientists from the National Museum of Natural History — BAS report unique for Bulgaria fossil remains of marine reptiles at the conference Geosciences 2021

[13 December 2021] — The National conference with international participation Geosciences 2021 was held online on 9th and 10th of December. There, the palaeontologists Assist. Prof. Latinka Hristova and…
The Biodiversity of Antarctica at the National Museum of Natural History

The Biodiversity of Antarctica at the National Museum of Natural History

[6 December 2021] — With the opening of the updated display Biodiversity of Antarctica, the National Museum of Natural History in Sofia, the Bulgarian Antarctic Institute, and the department of Basic and…
Joint action by scientists and businesses in preserving the Eastern imperial eagle

Joint action by scientists and businesses in preserving the Eastern imperial eagle

[21 September 2021] — During field research towards the end of July 2021, docent Petar Shurulinkov, ornithologist with the National Museum of Natural History with BAS, found an Eastern imperial eagle dead…
Official visit of Nikita Lobanov-Rostovsky in the National Museum of Natural History in Sofia

Official visit of Nikita Lobanov-Rostovsky in the National Museum of Natural History in Sofia

[7 September 2021] — On the 3rd of September 2021, the hereditary knyaz Nikita Dmitrievich Lobanov-Rostovsky was welcomed into the National Museum of Natural History with BAS by Prof. Pavel Stoev, museum…