Kick-off meeting for connected nature education in Bavaria

On October 26, 2021, a meeting of natural history and environmental education institutions from all administrative districts of Bavaria took place in the BIOTOPIA Lab. Natural history museums, botanical gardens, national park centers, animal parks, environmental stations as well as environmental education centers of different types, sizes and sponsors were represented.

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Live event on 30.10.2021: ÜBERHITZT: The consequences of climate change for our health with Claudia Traidl-Hoffmann, Katja Trippel and Harald Lesch

The BIOTOPIA event series ESCAPING EXTINCTION returned on October 30th - this time with a German-speaking in-person event on the consequences of climate change for our health. Science communicator Harald Lesch welcomed Claudia Traidl-Hoffmann, leading international environmental physician, and Katja Trippel, science journalist and author.

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BIOTOPIA is co-initiator of the new Hi!A Festival for Art and Science in Bavaria

The newly launched festival for art and research entitled "Hi!A" will start its first round in October ( Science and art in dialogue, events all over Bavaria and new formats bring Bavaria into the first league of science communication. BIOTOPIA - Natural History Museum Bavaria is one of five initiators of the new festival, which is sponsored by the Bavarian Ministry of Science and Art.

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Special exhibition Molassic Park opens in the Botanical Garden

From July 2, 2021, you can travel millions of years back in time with this new special exhibition! Who would have guessed that 10 million years ago, four-meter-tall tusked elephants and saber-toothed cats roamed through a landscape of cinnamon trees and bald cypresses, and right on our doorstep?

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BIOTOPIA – Naturkundemuseum Bayern becomes official supporter of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration 2021-2030

BIOTOPIA is excited to announce joining the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration, led by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). BIOTOPIA joins hundreds of other institutions that have responded to the call initiated by UNEP for the World Environment Day 2021. This year, this special day, which is celebrated every 5th of June, will officially launch the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration.

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