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Laughing Gas, Literature and the Lamp

Lancaster University are launching a free online course on Humphry Davy on 30th October 2017. This course is about his role as both a scientist and poet. The course is called Humphry Davy: laughing gas, literature and the lamp and it has been developed in partnership with FutureLearn and the Royal Institution. If you are […]

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‘Little Spaceoneers’ Comic

Please explore the new comic ‘Little Spaceoneers’ to accompany the site: spaceoneers.io that portrays the pioneers of space and technology. The comic will first be published on social media each week under #LittleSpaceoneers as “a story of every child with big dreams and the child in us that makes who we are and what we […]

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Job – Public Engagement role at Warwick Uni

The Centre for the History of Medicine, Department of History seeks to appoint a part-time (40% FTE) Public Engagement Officer to support the Project Team of the Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator Award ‘Prisoners, Medical Care and Entitlement to Health in England and Ireland, 1850-2000’ in accelerating the public and policy outcomes of their research. You […]

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Call for papers: history of science communication

JCOM (Journal of Science Communication) invites researchers to submit manucscripts for a special issue on History of science communication. The Issue is being edited by Luisa Massarani (Museum of Life, House of Oswaldo Cruz, Fiocruz, Brazil), Ildeu de Castro Moreira (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) and Bruce Lewenstein (Cornell University, United States). For […]