A new portrait

16 January 2018 by

A new oil painting of Dame Julia Higgins FRS has recently been unveiled at the Royal Society. Julia is a…

Accredited!

8 December 2017 by

The Royal Society Archive and Library team are delighted to report that we have been awarded Accredited Archive status by…

The man behind the maths

6 October 2017 by

Here at the Royal Society Archive we’ve just finished cataloguing the papers of Maurice Stevenson Bartlett (1910-2002), and we’re very…

The Askonas collection

22 May 2017 by

Here in the Royal Society archives we’ve been busy cataloguing and repackaging the papers of Brigitte ‘Ita’ Askonas, one of…

Malta fever

3 May 2017 by

After the Crimean War, soldiers of the British Army stationed in Malta began to suffer from an illness that nobody…