Flowers of romance

28 April 2020 by

While the Royal Society Library is closed because of COVID-19, Library team members are busily working from home on a…

Line of flight

24 March 2020 by

A little girl turns the pages of a decorated book in a deserted sitting-room, poring over its frozen vignettes: ‘Each…

A plaque for Papin

10 March 2020 by

What’s the link between the Royal Society, pressure cookers, a village in central France, and St Bride’s Church in London…