Louis Brrrrnacchi

3 March 2020 by

I‘ve recently been delving into the Royal Society’s Meteorological Archives, and have found some fascinating gems. My favourites so far…

Scrapbooking

25 February 2020 by

Anyone who has been on a tour of our Library will likely be familiar with the Royal Society ‘Scrapbook’, a…

Dissecting a King

11 February 2020 by

Ever wondered where the ‘Royal’ in ‘Royal Society’ comes from? The Society was established in 1660 when King Charles II…

Red letter day

4 February 2020 by

A reason to rejoice for the Royal Society’s archive team this February: every item in the New Letter Book series…