Museum of Life

The Museum of Life presenters

Discover what goes on behind the scenes at the Natural History Museum, and learn about the exciting research of the many scientists who work there.

Museum of Life is a new BBC documentary series giving you an inside look at the Natural History Museum.

From hunting dinosaur fossils to researching malaria in laboratories, you’ll get to see Museum scientists in action at home and abroad.

You’ll also get a peek behind the scenes and see the many exciting exhibits that are hidden away.

The BBC even filmed OPAL as we launched the Earthworm Society of Britain and took part in a 24-hour species hunt at the Wembury bioblitz. So tune in and keep an eye out for us in the series!

Episode 1: Thursday 18 March, 8pm, BBC Two

Episode 2: Thursday 25 March, 8pm, BBC Two