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New display at Horniman Museum specifically for bees with a sculpture that cleans air pollution

4 Jun '20

The Forest Hill Society shared an update from the Horniman Museum yesterday about their new planting area with plantings designed for bees as well as bee hotels - sounds amazing as does the sculpture that cleans some air pollution.

Full update is on bee area is here.

In the update, it also says the garden toilets are now open again.

4 Jun '20

That sculpture sounds pretty cool and has some amazing properties.

I found out more about the sculptor and material at this in-depth article from 2019, which discusses a similar sculpture (called Breathe) in Euston last year:

Amazing stuff. I wonder how many other materials are out there waiting to be rediscovered in the context of today’s problems.