The tools of navigation are part of our culture, politics, and how we understand the world today. Last month, I spoke about two of my favourite GPS objects from the modern navigational collection of Royal Museums Greenwich on Ships, Sea and the Stars, a video … Continue reading Ships, Sea & the Stars Podcast: How do we find our way?
Science is a progression of important discoveries. Or, is there something more? Historians of science like to peek behind the familiar dates and famous people we’re likely told that matter. The history of science can offer a better understanding of the past, and how science … Continue reading Sailor, scientist, printer, miner: rethinking ocean history