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Dippy's Farewell Tour

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The iconic Diplodocus skeleton in the the Natural History Museum's entrance hall is about to go on a farewell tour of the UK, as 'Dippy' makes...

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Use food chains to explore the impact of plastic pollution in the oceans. Following pressure from environmental groups, the government is ...

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