John Ray

Never judge a rock by its colour

09 Sep 2014 | Collections, John Ray, Natural History Gallery - John Ray

by Andrew Knapp, Collections and Exhibitions Intern Often, things that appear quite plain on the surface can reveal a much […]

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Delving in the museum’s fossil collection

23 Jun 2014 | Collections, John Ray

The museum is pleased to welcome our new Collections and Exhibitions intern Andrew Knapp. Andrew comes to us following a […]

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British Naturalists exhibit at the Museum

11 Apr 2014 | John Ray

A display in our John Ray Gallery has featured in the British Naturalists’ national magazine. The museum has been working […]

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John Ray celebrated at the University of Cambridge

10 Jan 2014 | John Ray

by Jennifer  Brown One of the great joys that anybody researching an historical figure will recognise is to work with […]

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The ‘origin’ of scientific species – Black Notley, Braintree

03 Jan 2014 | John Ray

By Jennifer Brown Did you know that the first person to come up with a working scientific definition of a […]

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