Millstone milestone

17 April 2018 by

We’ve reached a Royal Society Picture Library milestone, crossing the threshold of 5000 image records online. A modest number, you…

Animal magic

9 March 2018 by

Recently, I was re-reading In a Glass Darkly, short stories by the Irish Gothic writer Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu (1814-1873)…

The Basilisk

28 June 2017 by

My name is Leah Miller and I am entering my final year of undergraduate work, studying English and Women and…

Anna Atkins

16 June 2017 by

As a research project for my Masters in History of Art at the University of Sussex, I’ve been working at…

Aloe aloe!

9 September 2016 by

If, like me, you lack the green fingers to care even for plants such as aloes and cacti that are…