Cabinet Garden Party Easter 2014

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The Cabinet garden Party took place at the Gonville & Caius Fellows Gardens on the 13th June. We had a wonderful talk from last year’s secretary, James Hall, “Blankets, eggs, and gin: three stories from the Reptile House.”¬†See an abstract below. Jim, Anne and Nick procured some wonderful venus flower baskets, a type of deep-sea […]

Cabinet Trip 2014: Linnean Society

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The Cabinet had a tour of the Linnean Society in London on the 24th February 2014. We went into the vault where Linnaeus’s collections of books,¬†manuscripts, plants, insects, shells, fish and other things are kept in climate-controlled conditions, and got a chance to see some of his specimens, his dissertation the Systema Naturae, and his […]