Refugee Scientists

27 January 2011 by

27 January 2011 is Holocaust Memorial Day, when we remember the victims and those whose lives have been changed by…

Heroes of Science

29 December 2010 by

In my recent post about heroines of science, as voted for by visitors to our exhibition during the summer, I…

Poetry in filing

15 December 2010 by

I was recently showing a selection of Robert Boyle’s papers to some visitors, and we chanced across an absolute gem…

Heroines of Science

7 December 2010 by

As part of our recent exhibition “350 years of science”, we asked visitors to fill in a card naming their…