The Royal Society is pleased to announce nominations for the Wilkins-Bernal-Medawar Medal and Lecture are now open.

This medal is awarded annually for excellence in a subject relating to the history of science, philosophy of science or the social function of science. It is accompanied by a prize lecture where the medal will be awarded.  You can find more information about the award and submit a nomination on the Royal Society website.

Deadline for nominations is 27 January at 3pm.