When Life Interrupts Science: Precarity, Pranks, and Discipline at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich.

The following is a piece I wrote last month to accompany my latest article in the British Journal of the History of Science about astronomy at Greenwich Observatory in the 19th century. Read on to learn more: Astronomy at the Royal Observatory was a complicated endeavour in the nineteenth century, and not just because of …

When Life Interrupts Science: Precarity, Pranks, and Discipline at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich. Read More »