Museum of the History of Science

Museum of the History of Science

Oxford University

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The Museum of the History of Science houses an unrivaled collection of historic scientific instruments in the world's oldest surviving purpose-built museum building, the Old Ashmolean on Broad Street, Oxford. By virtue of the collection and the building, the Museum occupies a special position, both in the study of the history of science and in the development of western culture and collecting....
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The Museum of the History of Science houses an unrivaled collection of historic scientific instruments in the world's oldest surviving purpose-built museum building, the Old Ashmolean on Broad Street, Oxford. By virtue of the collection and the building, the Museum occupies a special position, both in the study of the history of science and in the development of western culture and collecting....
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The Oxford Philosophical ...

24 Jul 2013 | 41 mins 22 secs

The Oxford Philosoph...

24 Jul 2013 | 41 mins 22 secs

Who's to Blame for the We...

08 Apr 2013 | 01 hr 02 mins 22 secs

Who's to Blame for t...

08 Apr 2013 | 01 hr 02 mins 22 secs

Body Clocks, Sleep and Li...

08 Apr 2013 | 01 hr 07 mins 16 secs

Body Clocks, Sleep a...

08 Apr 2013 | 01 hr 07 mins 16 secs

The Invention of Clouds

11 Mar 2013 | 58 mins 56 secs

The Invention of Clo...

11 Mar 2013 | 58 mins 56 secs

Stormy Weather: Exploring...

11 Mar 2013 | 55 mins 58 secs

Stormy Weather: Expl...

11 Mar 2013 | 55 mins 58 secs

Decimalising Time: Calend...

02 Jul 2012 | 52 mins 13 secs

Decimalising Time: C...

02 Jul 2012 | 52 mins 13 secs

Mercator: The Man who Map...

02 Jul 2012 | 55 mins 46 secs

Mercator: The Man wh...

02 Jul 2012 | 55 mins 46 secs

Simon Forman: astrology, ...

26 Oct 2011 | 54 mins 32 secs

Simon Forman: astrol...

26 Oct 2011 | 54 mins 32 secs

From Alligator Wrestling ...

20 Sep 2011 | 48 mins 14 secs

From Alligator Wrest...

20 Sep 2011 | 48 mins 14 secs

Crackpots and Eggheads: E...

28 Jul 2011 | 54 mins 02 secs

Crackpots and Egghea...

28 Jul 2011 | 54 mins 02 secs

Al-Mizan: Astrolabes in C...

06 Apr 2011 | 52 mins 10 secs

Al-Mizan: Astrolabes...

06 Apr 2011 | 52 mins 10 secs

Al-Mizan: Mapping the Ear...

06 Apr 2011 | 56 mins 36 secs

Al-Mizan: Mapping th...

06 Apr 2011 | 56 mins 36 secs

Interview: Peter Scott on...

01 Apr 2011 | 16 mins 39 secs

Interview: Peter Sco...

01 Apr 2011 | 16 mins 39 secs

Radio Manufacturing in th...

01 Apr 2011 | 56 mins 40 secs

Radio Manufacturing ...

01 Apr 2011 | 56 mins 40 secs

Telescopes Now Lecture 4:...

03 Mar 2009 | 01 hr 11 mins 27 secs

Telescopes Now Lectu...

03 Mar 2009 | 01 hr 11 mins 27 secs