Feast your eyes

2 July 2019 by

This time last year saw the launch at the Royal Society of Science Made Visible: Drawings, Prints, Objects, an exhibition…

Flamsteed observed

14 May 2019 by

As I made my way through volume 62 of our New Letter Book series, which contains outgoing correspondence from 1922,…

Retro radiography

27 November 2018 by

When Wilhelm Röntgen discovered the new ‘X-ray’ in 1895, James Mackenzie Davidson was quick to realise the opportunities that it afforded….