Terra nullius?

7 April 2020 by

Earlier this year, I had a class on settler colonialism in Australia as part of my Master’s degree. One article…

Talking clocks

26 March 2019 by

Clocks are on my mind at the moment, for two reasons. Firstly, the clocks go forward in the UK this…

A star-crossed astronomer

12 December 2012 by

You may be familiar with our ‘Fellows in Fiction‘ loan collection in the Library, which focuses on books showing real…

Transit of Venus

6 June 2012 by

Were you up with the larks this morning at sunrise to witness the Transit of Venus? If like me you…