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SHA Spring Conference in Cambridge (22nd April)

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We are having our Spring Conference in Cambridge on the 22nd April, open to non-members. The programme can be found here:


Talks include:

Howard Carlton - “John Pringle Nichol, the Nebular Hypothesis and 19th Century Cosmogony”

Dr James Hannam - “Dancing to the Music of the Spheres: Medieval Visions of the Heavens”

Dr Simon Mitton – “The History of Planetary Science - Discovering the Dynamic Planet Beneath our feet"

Dr Stewart Moore - “Charles Messier – From Birth to Death”

Mark Robinson SHA – “George With – Mirror Maker”


To book a place contact Dennis Osborne:



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That's an excellent line-up of speakers, James. Should be a great day out!


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James that looks a fantastic programme I really must try to attend. Thanks for the links and email of Dennis Osborne.

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