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New wing for the Natural History Museum

New wing for the Natural History Museum

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Published by Stone Industrial Publications Ltd.(etc.) in (London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

An illustrated extract from Stone industries, vol. 11, no. 2, March/April 1976.

Statement(Anon.).
ContributionsBritish Museum (Natural History)
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 18-19
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19673305M

Buy Two new genera of feather-wing beetles from the Eastern United States (Coleoptera: Pitliidae) (Chicago Natural History Museum. Publication) on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders. In the Smithsonian expanded the museum, adding east and west wings. The museum’s collection contains both natural specimens—including, for example, approximately 30 million insects, million plants, and 7 million fish—and cultural artifacts, such as some , photographs.

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  The result, more than a decade in the making, is the new $ million Michael C. Rockefeller wing. Of great architectural drama, the installation in . THE Natural History Museum today unveiled its [pounds sterling]78 million "concrete cocoon" dedicated to Charles Darwin. With 17 million insects, three million plants shelf spaces, the eight-storey centre is the museum's biggest expansion since it moved to South Kensington in


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