The Earwig team will be exhibiting at the Education Innovation show at Manchester Central next Thursday 27th and Friday 28th February. We’d love to meet you – come and see us!
1 week, 6 days
The Diary of a Natural History Trainee Curator
Just before Christmas I completed a draft catalogue of the type specimens in Manchester Museum’s Dermaptera (earwig) collection.
The museum has about 11,000 Dermaptera including type material for 276 species. 298 more words
1 month, 2 weeks
Pillar O' Blank
Each night in their joined sleep, she argues over how long the timer should be set for the television, as she can’t sleep with it and he can’t sleep without it. 640 more words
The back-to-work dread hits many of us at this time of year but, since we often consider teaching a vocational line of work, we assume that teachers love their jobs and look forward to a new term. 179 more words
1 month, 3 weeks
Recently going through a couple of year’s worth of specimens, having the usual clear-out of duplicates and spares, I came across this.
The lesser earwig is mostly famed for producing some unusual results when googling images using its scientific name, … 242 more words
1 month, 4 weeks