The whale skeleton has replaced Dippy the Diplodocus, which first went on display in 1979.
Consultancy Casson Mann has made a blue whale skeleton called Hope the focal point of the redesign, as the institution looks to transition to a "museum of the future". "I remember visiting the Museum as a child and being amazed when I came face-to-face with the blue whale skeleton we are now unveiling in Hintze Hall".
"We also wanted to enable our global audience to explore elements of our blue whale's astonishing story via our website, without compromising the experience for either viewer".
Now, to co-inside with the new focus on the mammal, an exhibition has opened today that dives into their world and explores how they have adapted over time.
Rather than offset her demure Preen by Thornton Bregazzi dress with a pair of trusty LK Bennett Sledge courts, she looked to Prada for a pair of scalloped burgundy suede stiletto sandals.
Britain's Duchess of Cambridge (35) might be one of the most stylish women in the world, but her personal style is predictable. Meanwhile, Hintze Hall will reopen to the public today after six months of refurbishment.
Kate, who is a patron of the museum, and the famous naturalist will be among the first to see the 25-metre long skeleton suspended from the ceiling. In 2014, a British-Australian billionaire businessman and philanthropist - Sir Michael Hintze (above) - donated £5 million to the Natural History Museum.
Fans of Dippy need not despair as the replica will in any case be preserved for posterity in a bronze cast to be placed outside the museum.
This Natural History Museum says it has reached the end of a three-year project to install the skeleton of "Hope", a female blue whale skeleton, in the museum's central space.
Congress have held a hearing on the life of Chinese Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo following his death in Chinese custody. The military crackdown killed hundreds, possibly thousands, of people and heralded a more repressive era.
It all depends on whether Apple engineers can integrate the laser system into the phone in time, Fast Company reports . Essentially, the laser sends out beams of light that bounce off objects and help identify the depth of each object.
The sixth seed should now be contented with breaking into the top five for the first time in the next rankings. Then it was like, "Oh okay, well, I'm done". "It was very hard for me to get a good foothold in the match".
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Four counties declared states of emergency after those floods to ensure they're eligible for state and federal relief funds. At 10:14 a.m., Weather Service Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned areas.
The statement added that neither government could "recommend that legislative consent is given to the Bill as it now stands". The Bill has also attracted criticism from Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and her Welsh counterpart Carwyn Jones.
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Australia was much improved in their game against India on Wednesday, turning around a poor bowling performance against England. Indian captain Mithali Raj is within touching distance of Charlotte Edwards' record for the most runs in women's ODI cricket.
Body language experts have spent hours pouring over footage of Donald Trump's handshakes, and now they have a new one to analyse. Responding to a question about terrorism in France, Trump said Macron would not be "easy on people who are breaking the law".
It was a pass that Tom Brady would have been proud of and showed just how gifted Ball is at finding open teammates. Yes, that means the Lakers move on to the Round of 16 on Thursday against the No. 2 seed Cleveland Cavaliers .
His comments were labelled "insulting" and "sexist and ageist" by American Airlines and angered U.S. pilot groups and unions. American said the decision to end the deals would have no material impact on its finances.