Perpetual motion?

25 September 2018 by

If you’ve dropped into the Royal Society lately, you may have seen on display an object that seems rather an…

180 years of 3D

14 August 2018 by

  This year marks the anniversary of the invention of the stereoscope. Even if you’re not sure what a stereoscope…

Watching and wondering

16 May 2018 by

In January the Royal Society Archive received an exciting donation of the correspondence and photographs of a Nobel Prize winner –…

Nuclear secrets

10 April 2018 by

Back in January I started the new year with a new job. Since then, I have had the great privilege of getting…