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Labcoats dripping with bling, photos studios from Kenya and vacuum-packed pig faces in an exhibition of works from six countries the Wellcome backs research in.
On a sabbatical to Peru, the creator of an Ice Age exhibition in Cumbria discusses tarantulas in toilets and the privilege of spending time with giant cicadas.
Having created a 3D work based on a heartbreaking tale, the artist explains why a trip to meet a family in America resulted in "a different way" of producing her work.
Paintings, models of sea anenomes and a Crochet Coral Reef created by local residents as international and resident collections celebrate all things coral in Manchester.
As the only British man on a group creative trip to the Arctic Circle, Chris Blade left his world of molten glass in Sunderland for “bearable” summer temperatures of -15°C.
From robotic creatures and real butterflies to the sounds of space and the experience of being in Antartica, here are seven exhibitions and festivals to enjoy.
A unique Robotic Safari festival will be full of weird and wonderful robotic creatures when it comes to the Science Museum this November.
Award-winning composer Andrew Williams' new installation at the University of Leicester's arts centre examines sound, space and the challenges facing humanity.
A Manchester Science Festival poll of hundreds of people has identified the catchiest songs of all time as part of an exploration of music therapy and Alzheimers.
A 21-metre, 360-degree visual projection will bring nanoscale atomic physics to the dancey public during a three-day festival at Brunel's Old Station later this month.
Managers of a public square in Edinburgh have informed police after a 12-foot sand-stuffed crocodile, supplied by the library, was stolen by thieves in an overnight raid.
Two south London children who took a mini version of the Horniman's famous walrus to Spain have won an international photography competition held by the museum.
A puppet polar bear bigger than a bus took in the London Eye and other sights around the city at the weekend as part of an Arctic campaign. Here are some pictures.
A shard of the moon has begun a journey which will see it orbit Earth 30 times as part of the largest survey to date of artist Katie Paterson's cosmos-inspired career.
Dwarfing double-decker buses, a three-tonne marionette bear will tour landmarks around London this Sunday in a campaign procession followed by thousands of people.