|The Beaty Biodiversity Museum is Vancouver’s natural history museum. We work to promote a greater understanding of, and collective responsibility for, the biodiversity of BC, Canada, and the World. Come visit us on UBC campus – we’re located at 2212 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC. You can find more info at beatymuseum.ubc.ca. Follow us @beatymuseum on Twitter & Instagram and like us on Facebook.|
This list was inspired by our feature exhibition shutterbug showcasing Ian Lane’s photographs of local insects. The images on display are a selection of prints of the 10,000 slides Ian donated to the Beaty Biodiversity Museum. While preparing for the exhibition one of the students assisting the team was flipping through a book of slides and wanted to know what they were – he’d never seen slides before. It made the rest of the team feel old!
Here are a few things that kids these days will never know: