With a user profile, you will be able to comment on stories and articles and share your thoughts and discoveries with others.
You'll be able to subscribe to blogs and RSS feeds and manage them in one place.
It's a great way to share with us your feedback on our stories, exhibitions and materials and be part of our thriving community.
We'll be adding more features soon.
You can sign up using your Facebook or Twitter log in, or with your email address.