Museum of the History of Science Seminar

Wednesdays, 5 pm Education Room, Museum of the History of Science, Broad Street, Oxford

27 April Filippo Camerota (Museo di Storia della Scienza, Florence) ‘Naming the Instruments: a project for an illustrated glossary of mathematical instruments and machines’

4 May Charlotte Sleigh (University of Kent) ‘Ants at work: labour and identity in contemporary myrmecology’

11 May David Gooding (University of Bath) ‘Visual thinking in science and art’

18 May Rachel Souhami (Imperial College London) ‘Displaying discussions: exhibitions and scientific controversies’

25 May Martha Fleming (NESTA) ‘Looking Back Towards the Light: an Artist in the Observatory’

1 June Darin Hayton (University of Oxford) ‘Astrology as Political Propaganda: Humanist Responses to the Turkish Threat in Early Sixteenth-Century Vienna’