Thursday, June 10, 2010

NHM London plans closure of Micropal Research

Sign the E-Petition against the closure plans.

The Natural History Museum London plans to close down its Micropaleontological Research due to budget cuts pronounced by the British Government.

The British Government has spend billions of pounds to help british banks in their risky business. Now they are planing a cut of expenses such as for museums. The NHM trustees and department heads reacted with a financial plan to close the Research on Micropaleontology. Collections shall not be affected.

Read the whole story at NHM Paleonet

Read Nature News on this topic

A petition is under way to bring this sad issue to the public and change plans.