Sick City Project

'Nobody is healthy in London, nobody can be'

The Sick City Project at the City Lit

In the spring of 2014 I’ll be teaching two courses on the history of science & medicine at the City Lit – London’s leading college of adult education. Both are … Continue reading

July 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Michael Faraday & public science in the London Review of Books

Charles Darwin may have displaced Michael Faraday as the contemporary icon of Victorian science – whether permanently or temporarily remains to be seen (though the metric of Twitter followers suggests … Continue reading

March 23, 2013 · Leave a comment