Press releases 2015

October
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22. October 2015

"Planet 3.0 - Climate. Life. Future" A special exhibition by Senckenberg Research Institute and Natural History Museum Frankfut/Main, Germany.

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September
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29. September 2015

PREHISTORY EXHIBITION GETS A FACELIFT / A New Home for the Venus of Willendorf

Re-designed Prehistory exhibit halls open on September 30, 2015, at the Natural History Museum Vienna

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28. September 2015

PREHISTORY EXHIBITION GETS A FACELIFT / A New Home for the Venus of Willendorf

Re-designed Prehistory exhibit halls open on September 30, 2015, at the Natural History Museum Vienna. Old history – new design.> more
August
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24. August 2015

Invitation to a media talk and photo opportunity:Installation of a meteor camera on the roof of the NHM Vienna.

From 31 August 2015, scientists at the NHM Vienna will be able to use a special camera to observe shooting stars and fireballs in the sky above Vienna. The museum invites journalists to a media talk and photo opportunity on the roof of the NHM Vienna on 31 August 2015 at 10.30 am.

 

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10. August 2015

Search for flight MH 370 – Vienna paleontologist suggests using Crustaceans to help interpret aircraft wreckage

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June
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17. June 2015

Extraterrestrial rock stars! First ever ASTEROID DAY at the NHM Vienna aims to raise awareness about dangers and importance of asteroids

As part of the first ever ASTEROID DAY the NHM Vienna will be hosting a series of events on Tuesday 30 June starting at 14:00 aimed at raising awareness among the public about the important role asteroids play in helping us to understand the history of our universe.> more
May
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18. May 2015

Building bridges through science: Fulbright Scholars at the NHM Vienna

From 2016 the Natural History Museum Vienna (NHM Vienna) is set to welcome a number of Fulbright Scholars. As one of Austria’s largest non-university research institutions, the NHM Vienna offers an exchange platform for international research and serves as a point of contact for institutional cooperation.> more
March
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31. March 2015

THE WORLD OF TAXDMERMY AND PREPARATION // BUFFALO BALLAD

Two new exhibitions at NHM Vienna
15.04. – 04.10.2015> more
February
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18. February 2015

Large “display case” for Europe’s oldest wooden staircase from the Hallstatt salt mines

The NHM Vienna and Salzwelten / Salinen Austria have joined forces to create a huge new “display case” for the oldest wooden staircase ever found in Europe, located in the salt mines of Hallstatt in Upper Austria, set to open in May 2015.> more
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11. February 2015

New shows in NHM Vienna’s Digital Planetarium

From March 2015 the Natural History Museum Vienna’s Digital Planetarium will host four new fulldome shows featuring state-of-the-art computer simulations taking visitors on epic journeys from erupting volcanoes through a hurricane to the vast expanses of space.> more