Foraminifera caught my interest. They are precious and their study covers so many areas: From field- to home-work, from rock-formations to photography. SEM and computer -stuff. I like the worldwide foraminiferal community - so help- and thoughtful people. Share may enthusiasm.
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.