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How is COVID-19 evolving?

Dr Katrina Lythgoe discusses the science behind the evolution of COVID-19, and how vaccine manufacturers and researchers are working to keep up with…

St Lubbock's Days

Looking forward to the Bank Holidays in May? You can thank a Fellow of the Royal Society for the concept.

A spoonful of sugar

Frankie Chappell discovers how the production and economic importance of sugar made it a frequent topic of discussion in letters to the Royal…

Wonderful museums

Keith Moore takes a look at the contents of some unconventional paper collections, featuring the Witchfinder General and a large herring.

Volcanic vistas

While uploading images to the Royal Society Library's new digital preservation platform, Jon Bushell came across some remarkable observations made by…

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