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Dingle Prize Result

The BSHS is delighted to announce that the 2017 Dingle Prize, for the best book in history of science, technology and medicine accessible to a popular audience, is awarded to Andrea Wulf for her remarkable book The Invention of Nature: the Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt, the Lost Hero of Science. London: John Murray, 2015. The judging was chaired by [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:12+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|BSHS Announcements, News, Outreach and Education, Prizes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Dingle Prize Result

Ayrton Prize Winner

The BSHS is delighted to award the second Ayrton Prize, for digital engagement in the history of science, technology and medicine, to the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for their project REACH - Raising Engineering Awareness through the Conduit of History. This valuable set of educational resources, which has the potential to grow significantly through collaborations in the future, [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:13+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Ayrton Prize, BSHS Announcements, News, Outreach and Education, Prizes|Comments Off on Ayrton Prize Winner

Great Exhibitions Competition 2016

The British Society for the History of Science Prize for Exhibits on the History of Science, Technology and Medicine 2016 The BSHS Outreach and Education Committee is pleased to announce its fourth Great Exhibitions competition, kindly funded by the B.Gee bequest. The winners in the 2014 competition were the National Maritime Museum for Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for [...]

By | 2016-10-03T13:01:03+00:00 May 24th, 2016|BSHS Announcements, Museums, News, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions|Comments Off on Great Exhibitions Competition 2016

Ayrton Prize

The British Society for the History of Science is delighted to announce the launch of a new prize recognising outstanding web projects and digital engagement in the history of science, technology and medicine (HSTM). The prize name was chosen by members of the BSHS from a shortlist to recognize the major contributions of Hertha Ayrton (1854-1923) to [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:38+00:00 July 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ayrton Prize

Dingle Prize Winner 2015

The BSHS is delighted to announce that the 2015 Dingle Prize for the best book in history of science, technology and medicine accessible to a popular audience is awarded to Martin Rudwick for his book Earth’s Deep History: how it was discovered and why it matters (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014). The judging was chaired by [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:38+00:00 June 19th, 2015|Outreach and Education Competitions, Prizes|Comments Off on Dingle Prize Winner 2015

Great Exhibitions 2014 Winners

The British Society for the History of Science Outreach and Education Committee is delighted to announce that the 2014 Great Exhibitions prize for large displays has been awarded to the National Maritime Museum, London, for Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for Longitude. This wonderful exhibition can be seen until 4 January 2015. The small [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00 November 27th, 2014|BSHS Announcements, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions, Prizes|Comments Off on Great Exhibitions 2014 Winners

Great Exhibitions 2014

The British Society for the History of Science Prize for Exhibits on the History of Science, Technology or Medicine 2014 The BSHS Outreach and Education Committee is pleased to announce its third Great Exhibitions competition, kindly funded by the B.Gee bequest. The winners in the 2012 competition were the Science Museum for Codebreaker: Alan Turing’s Life [...]

By | 2014-05-06T09:04:23+00:00 April 30th, 2014|BSHS Announcements, News, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions, Prizes|Comments Off on Great Exhibitions 2014