Linnean Learning

Discover and share your curiosity in nature

We want to see a world where curiosity in the natural world is shared by everyone. We will do this by using our heritage to create opportunities for everyone to appreciate and learn more about nature through creative, interdisciplinary learning.

Whether you're a young person, a teacher of any age group, or an interested adult, we think we have something for you to see, just click the tiles below. You can always get in touch at


This animation is the first of four parts and is a fabulous insight into evolution by sexual selection, focussing on male peacock spiders who strut their stuff in different ways to impress a mate.

Click here to see our full suite of animated videos.