Picture perfect

10 December 2019 by

We’re on the countdown to Christmas! If the arrival of December has surprised you too, and you’re reading this thinking…

Above the clouds

29 October 2019 by

A recent enquiry led me to our Manuscripts General series for a volume I was unfamiliar with: MS/626, the ‘Tenerife…

Feast your eyes

2 July 2019 by

This time last year saw the launch at the Royal Society of Science Made Visible: Drawings, Prints, Objects, an exhibition…

Flamsteed observed

14 May 2019 by

As I made my way through volume 62 of our New Letter Book series, which contains outgoing correspondence from 1922,…