Capital climate

6 August 2019 by

Complaining about the weather sometimes feels like a quintessential British pastime, and the recent heatwave certainly qualifies as something to…

Spectral lights

16 April 2019 by

When we think about the work done by scientists of the past, we probably don’t consider their everyday lives while…

Tracking radar

12 March 2019 by

You may have missed the recent anniversary of the Daventry Experiment, the first successful test of radar technology in the…

Satellite insights

24 July 2018 by

Having recently joined the Royal Society as the new Modern Records Archivist, I’m finding myself very much in awe of…