A look at Civil engineer John Smeaton’s early scientific instruments.
Dr Elizabeth Bruton is Curator of Technology and Engineering at the Science Museum. She has previously held roles at Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre; the Museum of the History of Science, Oxford; and the University of Leeds. Interests include the history of communications, military history, museums, and archives. She also blogs at https://geekin9f.wordpress.com/
Unexpected objects in the Science Museum Group collection related to Arthur Conan Doyle.
Thirty-three years since its official opening, Elizabeth Bruton considers how Thames Barrier is an outcome of mathematical modelling.