Press releases 2016

20. December 2016

Scientists and architects from Austrian institutions plan a dedicated facility for extraterrestrial rocks

In the frame of the H2020 project EURO-CARES, a team of researchers of the Natural History Museum Vienna (NHMV) and architects and students of the Department of Building Construction and Design HB2 (Institute of Architecture and Design of the Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien)) are collaborating on a facility to host extraterrestrial samples in Europe.
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18. October 2016


New special exhibition at the Natural History Museum Vienna from
19 October 2016 until 1 May 2017> more
08. July 2016

Protecting the wild bees: NHM Vienna conducts research into the genetic diversity of wild bees in the heart of Europe

From 1 June 2016 until 31 May 2017 a team of researchers from the 2nd Zoological Department at the Natural History Museum Vienna will be conducting research into the genetic diversity of wild bees in Austria. Financial support for the project is provided by the initiative "Mutter Erde". > more
15. February 2016

Stem Cells – The Source of Life

A special exhibition at the NHM Vienna designed by the Swiss National Science Foundation
March 2nd - July 10th 2016
Invitation to a media talk and guided tour of the exhibition on
Tuesday, 1 March 2016, at 10:30 in Hall 50 of the NHM Vienna
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10. February 2016

Asteroid Day 2016

The "Asteroid Day 2016" is a global event on June 30th.> more