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General science/natural philosophy Philosophy of science

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Philosophical and Historical Dimensions of Biological Individuality

Places still available: Philosophical and Historical Dimensions of Biological Individuality, Winter School, University of Sydney A number of places are still available for a winter school unit on the history and philosophy of biological individuality, to be held at the University of Sydney, 18-21 July 2016. We invite applications from graduate students and early-career researchers [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:21+00:00 May 24th, 2016|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, General science/natural philosophy Philosophy of science, University of Sydney|Comments Off on Philosophical and Historical Dimensions of Biological Individuality

Darwin Day: Celebrating Without Deifying

By Alexander Hall, Newman University This post originally appeared on the Science and Religion: Exploring the Spectrum website Today, Friday February 12th 2016, is the 207th anniversary of Charles Darwin’s birth. Celebrated around the world as ‘Darwin Day’, events across 6 continents from Tel-Aviv to Tokyo will commemorate the English naturalist’s work, explore his legacy, [...]

2014 Singer Prize

The Singer Prize is awarded by the British Society for the History of Science every two years to the writer of an unpublished essay, based on original research into any aspect of the history of science, technology or medicine. The Prize is intended for younger scholars or recent entrants into the profession. Typically the standard [...]

By | 2015-07-08T23:00:23+00:00 July 8th, 2015|BSHS Announcements, General science/natural philosophy Philosophy of science, News, Prizes|Comments Off on 2014 Singer Prize

Cfp: BSHS Annual Conference, Swansea 2015 (2-5 July)

British Society for the History of Science Annual Conference, 2015 2-5 July 2015, Swansea University CALL FOR PAPERS The Conferences Committee now invites proposals for individual papers and for sessions from historians of science, technology and medicine, and from their colleagues in the wider scholarly community, on any theme, topic or period. Proposals are welcomed from researchers [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00 November 25th, 2014|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, General science/natural philosophy Philosophy of science, News, Swansea University|Comments Off on Cfp: BSHS Annual Conference, Swansea 2015 (2-5 July)

Announcement: The Francis Bacon Award in the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology

The California Institute of Technology and the Francis Bacon Foundation are pleased to request nominations for the Francis Bacon Award in the history of science, the history of technology, or historically-engaged philosophy of science. The Francis Bacon Prize Offered biennially in the amount of $20,000, the Prize will be awarded to an outstanding scholar whose [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00 August 12th, 2014|Caltech, General science/natural philosophy Philosophy of science, News, Prizes|Comments Off on Announcement: The Francis Bacon Award in the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology