Archive for June, 2011

The Giant’s Shoulders #36 is out: The ABC’s of the history of science!

June 17, 2011

The 36th edition of The Giant’s Shoulders is up at The Dispersal of Darwin!  For this 3rd anniversary of the carnival, Darwin’s Bulldog has assembled a nice collection categorized by topic and by letter!  Go check it out — lots of great entries to the carnival, as usual.  Many thanks to Michael aka Darwin’s Bulldog for putting together an excellent edition!

The next edition will appear at Romeo Vitelli’s psychology blog Providentia on July 16th.  Entries are due by the 15th of the month, and can be submitted directly to the host blog or through

We’ve managed to get a few hosts for the next couple of months, but we always need more! If you’re interested in hosting on your blog later this year, let us know!



Bloggers, On Giants’ Shoulders need YOU!

June 3, 2011

The history of science blog carnival “On Giants’ Shoulders”, which is entering its fourth year in July, needs new hosts. If you have a blog and think you can host the best history of science blog carnival in the galaxy then get in touch with either Dr SkySkull at Skulls in the Stars or Thony C at The Renaissance Mathematicus. Remember the future of the HoS blog carnival rests on your shoulders.

13 days until the deadline for The Giant’s Shoulders #36!

June 2, 2011

This is the regular monthly reminder that there’s only 13 days left until the deadline for the 36th edition of The Giant’s Shoulders, the history of science blog carnival!  If you’ve got a history of science post you’ve been thinking about writing, now’s a good time to get started; entries can be submitted directly to the host blog or through

This month’s carnival is being hosted by Darwin’s Bulldog at The Dispersal of Darwin! Check back here or go directly there on the 16th to see the carnival!

P.S. We’re running short on hosts for future editions of the carnival again! If you’re interested in hosting in the next few months, please let one of the organizers (Thony C. or me) know!

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