“Lockdown has provided a unique opportunity to focus on collections work – time that is otherwise very hard to get – and by summer’s end I hope to have the collection completely catalogued.”
“Strange what Lock Down makes us do.”
The resources are suitable for all ages encouraging learning at home through creativity, play and investigation.
“It’s always good to discover a good writer, someone that you haven’t read before – it doesn’t happen often, but it’s good when it does!”
The public have been asked to help in monitoring and recording butterflies as lockdown has restricted movement to the scientists who would have been out and about doing it.
‘The question is, “When did humans first domesticate wolves”?’
In these strange times of lock down there is one song whose lyrics keep coming to mind…..
John Mowat writes about the background and impact of The Declaration of Arbroath
You don’t have to live in Orkney for this. You can be anywhere!
“This is not just a film about the ghosts, but those that bust them.”