One world, one collection

Embargoed: Not for Release Until 2:00 pm U.S. Eastern Time Thursday, March 23, 2023.

A global database for meeting the challenges of the 21st century: For the first time, an international initiative links more than one billion natural history objects in scientific collections of 73 museums in 28 countries. It also shows: there are dramatic gaps. The results are published in the current issue of the journal Science.

Quelle: IDW Informationsdienst Wissenschaft