Digitising all of the Natural History Museum’s collections could create immense global societal benefit – with economic value of more than £2bn

Read the full story from the Natural History Museum (London).

The societal benefits of digitising natural history collections extends to global advancements in food security, biodiversity conservation, medicine discovery, minerals exploration, and beyond. A brand new, rigorous economic report predicts investing in digitising natural history museum collections could also result in a tenfold return.

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