Franklin's 'Erebus'


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  • Science in Sport, or the Pleasures of Astronomy. A New Game

    An astronomical board game, folded into cardboard slip case, entitled 'Science in Sport, or the Pleasures of Astronomy; A New & Instructive Pastime. Revised & approved by Mrs. Bryan; Blackheath', 'Published, December 17th 1804, by the Proprietor, John Wallis, No. 16, Ludgate Street, London:____ of whom may be had Science…

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  • A Glimpse of Mars Through Fractured Illusion: The Materiality of the Stereo Image - 7 Jul 2015

    Today’s guest blog is by Luci Eldridge from the Royal College of Art. She’ll be talking at our ‘Ways of Seeing‘ conference, looking at perceptions of the planet Mars gained through stereo-imaging.  Drawing connections between art historical examples and contemporary representational practices in science, my paper for Ways of Seeing will...


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