Fight, bold yeomen!

20 March 2018 by

As I mentioned in a blog post many moons ago, I’m always on the lookout for the letters ‘FRS’ on…

Wishing Wells

8 February 2018 by

It’s always a nice coincidence when our activities happen to coincide with my own favourite topics (honestly, I don’t plan…

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…

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…