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Photographing the Air with the Marconi Photographic Section: BSHS Engagement Fellowship

By |February 19th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Engagement Fellowships, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, Museums, News, Outreach and Education, Postgraduates, Recent OEC Activities|

In the first post about our 2019 BSHS Engagement [...]

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BSHS Ayrton Prize 2019 Winners Announced

By |February 12th, 2020|Categories: Ayrton Prize, BSHS Announcements, News, Outreach and Education, Prizes, Recent OEC Activities, Uncategorized|

Every two years our Outreach and Engagement Committee awards [...]

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Inaugural BSHS Hughes Prize awarded to James Delbourgo

By |February 3rd, 2020|Categories: BSHS Announcements, Hughes Prize, News, Outreach and Education, Prizes|

Writer James Delbourgo who revealed the founding collection of [...]

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Winners Announced: BSHS Great Exhibitions Prize 2018

By |July 14th, 2019|Categories: BSHS Announcements, Museums, News, Outreach and Education, Prizes, Recent OEC Activities|

OUTSTANDING museum exhibitions from across the globe have been recognised [...]

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A long cold look at the history of climate change: BSHS Engagement Fellowship at the Polar Museum, Cambridge

By |October 25th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Engagement Fellowships, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Outreach and Education, Postgraduates, Recent OEC Activities|

In the final post in our series about BSHS Engagement [...]

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Local Narratives of a Global Pandemic: BSHS Engagement Fellowship at the George Marshall Medical Museum, Worcester

By |October 18th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Engagement Fellowships, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Outreach and Education, Postgraduates, Recent OEC Activities|

In the second post in our series about BSHS Engagement [...]

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Jamaican Natural History collections at Bristol – First steps in a BSHS Engagement Fellowship

By |October 11th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Engagement Fellowships, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Outreach and Education, Postgraduates, Recent OEC Activities|

Over the last three years the BSHS has run Engagement [...]

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Exhibition: Insects Through The Looking Glass

By |June 13th, 2018|Categories: BSHS Announcements, Grants, News, Outreach and Education, Recent OEC Activities|

The BSHS is proud to help support the following exhibition [...]

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From radioactive spa treatments to the taxonomy of snacks: BSHS Engagement Fellows 2016-2017

By |September 1st, 2017|Categories: Blog, Engagement Fellowships, Museums, Postgraduates, Recent OEC Activities|

In 2016 the BSHS successfully launched an innovative scheme to [...]

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Guidelines: BSHS Travel Guide Assignment

By |January 29th, 2017|Categories: BSHS Announcements, Museums, News, Outreach and Education|Tags: , , , |

The BSHS Travel Guide can serve as a useful basis for assignments [...]

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Winner of the Great Exhibitions Competition!

By |November 7th, 2016|Categories: BSHS Announcements, Museums, News, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions, Prizes|Tags: , , , |

The BSHS is delighted to announce that the winner of [...]

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History of Science Songs

By |July 11th, 2011|Categories: Recent OEC Activities|

A recent Outreach and Education Committee project has been the collection of songs from the history of science. This resulted in a lyric-writing competition in 2009, in a blog containing historic examples, and in a session at ‘Outreach Day’ at the 2010 BSHS Aberdeen conference.

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The Business of Bodies

By |July 11th, 2011|Categories: Recent OEC Activities|Tags: |

'The Business of Bodies' takes its audience to a grave-robbing trial of the late 1820s. 'Spanish Frank' has been apprehended after a moonlit chase through a churchyard, and is accused of body-snatching. The audience must act as his jury, as they hear expert witness from legal, medical, and scientific figures, and uncover the historical and social contexts of this grave anatomical trade.

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