Archive for August, 2011

The Giant’s Shoulders #38: A Georgian Special, is posted!

August 16, 2011

The 38th edition of The Giant’s Shoulders history of science blog carnival is up at the Board of Longitude project blog! It is a Georgian special, with featured posts that take a look at science in the Georgian era (1714-1830).  Thanks to Rebekah Higgitt for posting such a nice edition of the carnival, and thanks to the Board of Longitude project for hosting!

The next edition will be hosted at John McKay’s fascinating blog Mammoth Tales, and will appear on September 16th.  Entries are due by the 15th of the month, and can be submitted directly to the host blog or through


6 days until the deadline for The Giant’s Shoulders #38!

August 9, 2011

There are only 6 days left until the deadline for The Giant’s Shoulders #38, to be hosted by The Board of Longitude Blog.  This will be a “Georgian Special Edition”, with an emphasis on posts related to 18th century science — though of course entries from all eras will still be allowed!  Please submit your entries directly to the host or Blog by August 15th!

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