Fossil wars

11 July 2012 by

The first speaker at the recent conference ‘Curiously Drawn: The Origins of Science as a Visual Pursuit’ held at the Royal…

Hanging Hooke

26 October 2011 by

This is part of a series of posts inspired by the Royal Society’s One Culture festival of literature and the…

Ellen Miers’ diary

4 February 2011 by

One of the best things about working with archives is the sheer variety of material that turns up in collections,…