Crystal ball

7 July 2011 by

Summer Science Exhibition is upon us and as exhibitors set up on Monday morning, things were already looking very exciting….

Society Painters

9 February 2011 by

Carlton House Terrace attracts many interesting people. A couple of weeks ago the French sculptor and mixed media artist Hubert…

Shattered worlds

5 January 2011 by

I was lucky enough to see two volcanoes last summer: Etna, as I passed through Sicily, and Stromboli by night…

Total Recall

20 December 2010 by

Picture a group of scientists at dinner in the new age of Queen Victoria, just crowned at Westminster Abbey in…