Celebrating 30 years of the Curry Fund – with Doris the Pliosaurus

Written by Isla Gladstone, Senior Curator for Natural Sciences at Bristol Museum and Art Gallery The Curry Fund of the Geologists’ Association (GA) is a rare and special thing for those of us who work with geological collections. A pot of money entirely dedicated to geology! The fund aims to help more people enjoy geology … More Celebrating 30 years of the Curry Fund – with Doris the Pliosaurus

News from the Sector- August

News from the Sector is a monthly blog series featuring the latest geological and palaeontological news, jobs, exhibitions, and conferences. If you or your institution has anything they would like to add, or advertise on GCG’s News from the Sector, please get in touch at blog@geocurator.org. Conferences and Workshops The sixth Popularizing Palaeontology Workshop will … More News from the Sector- August

Nessie’s New Look

Written by Emily Manning, freelance model maker and sculptor, and student at Arts University Bournemouth. This article was first published on the University of Cambridge Museums and Botanic Garden blog. A museum full of rocks and fossils may not be the first place you think of to promote artist development, but our collections here at … More Nessie’s New Look