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Message from Dr. M. Khan Leghari DG of Pakistan Museum of Natural History

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article image THE INTERNATIONAL Biodiversity day is an opportunity to stride forward to realize the importance of biodiversity and mobilize ourselves to preserve biological diversity so to ensure that its benefits are shared by all. It is significant that we have neither ended exploring the exquisiteness of our country`s biological diversity, nor have we fully assessed its role in humanity’s well-being and survival, yet we have begun to destroy it unfortunately There are serious…Read More

Zoological Museum construction starts in PU

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STAFF REPORTER LHR: Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran has recently laid the foundation stone of three-storey Zoological Museum opposite to Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. Dean Faculty of Life Sciences Prof Dr Muhammad Akhter, Prof Dr Naeem Khan, Acting Treasurer Rao Muhammad Sharif and a large number of faculty members were present on the occasion. Three spacious and wide exhibition halls would be constructed in which rare remnants of ancient…Read More

PAKISTAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

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6th Meeting of SACAM Network starts in Islamabad on Dec. 3 South and Central Asian countries to discuss Impact of Climate Change ISLAMABAD (November 27, 2014): 6th Meeting of the South and Central Asia MAB Network (SACAM), hosted by Ministry of Science and Technology, Pakistan Science Foundation and Pakistan Museum of Natural History (PMNH), will be held in Islamabad on December 3-5, 2014 at Margallah Hotel, Islamabad to discuss "Impact of Climate Change on Natural Ecosystems&…Read More

WWF nature carnival held at PAF museum

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STAFF REPORTER KHI: WWF-Pakistan in collaboration with Horlicks Pakistan has organised a fun-filled Nature Carnival at PAF Museum, which attracted up to 30,000 individuals from various walks of life. There were over 150 stalls set up by schools, colleges and universities. The main competition revolved around 3D models set up by students of schools and universities. Expert judges including foresters, conservationists, and environmental historians amongst others graded the models. …Read More

Islamabad to have science museum soon

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STAFF REPORT IBD: The Pakistan Science Museum will be established at Shakarparian for the promotion of basic and fundamental research which may help in socio-economic development of the country. "The summary for approval of this project has been submitted to the Ministry of Science and Technology, while allocation of land by Capital Development Authority (CDA) is under process," said an official. Besides, establishment of Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) science centre and…Read More