Thoughts on writing about science 100 years or so ago…

I have been reading Benjamin Elman’s “A Cultural History of Modern Science in China”. Or rather, in researcher style, I have read the parts of it that are of use to my research right now, and filed the rest of it mentally away to read when there is more time for casual reading. The book … More Thoughts on writing about science 100 years or so ago…

Exhibition review: One for the holidays – Centre for Life (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK)

Taking a brief pause from the deficit model of learning, I would like to use today’s post to spread the word about an exhibition I went to see with my 7- year old brother. The Centre for Life (link in “links” section) is a large, open plan gallery, filled to the brim with vibrantly coloured … More Exhibition review: One for the holidays – Centre for Life (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK)