LGBTQ+ lives and issues in the history of science, technology and medicine Click here to read the latest issue of our magazine Viewpoint.
THE BRITISH SOCIETY FOR THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE LTD EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING Thursday 11th July 2019 at the MMU Business School Room 3.25 Manchester Metropolitan Business School, All Saints, All Saints Campus, Manchester, M15 6BH at 13:00 AGENDA To approve, the minutes of the last meeting as an accurate reflection of the [...]
Are you passionate about communicating HSTM to a wide range of audiences? Do you want to be involved in funding fantastic projects that promote the field? Would you like to help shape how the British Society for the History of Science (BSHS) supports postgraduate researchers? Then this is the role for you! The BSHS is [...]
The British Society for the History of Science Outreach and Engagement Committee offers grants of up to £200 to support engagement and outreach projects in the history of science. These are currently awarded on a quarterly basis. The next deadline is Friday 17th May 2019. We are seeking projects that engage with the history of [...]
Charles Darwin, Detection, and Discovery in the Galapagos Islands (1831-35) 12:00 – 14:00, 27th April 2019, Milstein Exhibition Room, University Library, Cambridge The BSHS Outreach and Engagement Committee is delighted to be supporting this event via our Project Grants scheme. In the bleak midwinter of England in December 1831, Charles Darwin sailed [...]
Update: The BJHS has appointed a new editor, Dr Amanda Rees. See: http://www.bshs.org.uk/bjhs-developments The time has come to begin the search for a new editor for the British Journal for the History of Science to succeed Charlotte Sleigh, who has most effectively taken the helm for the last few years. If you are interested in this role, [...]
Does war always lead to scientific advancement? Click here to read the latest issue of our magazine Viewpoint.
The first issue of BJHS for 2019 brings with it some good news: the joint winner of our 2014 Singer Prize for an article by an early career researcher, Jenny Bulstrode, has gone on to win the 2018 Sarton Prize for History of Science. Awarded by the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, this [...]