Lecture at the Museum of the History of Science
Tuesday 4 December, 7pm
Dr Richard Hamblyn, 'The Invention of Clouds'
Richard Hamblyn will revisit his award-winning book on the amateur
meteorologist Luke Howard who, in 1802, gave clouds the names we use today.
The lecture is presented in connection with the current exhibition
'Atmospheres: Investigating the Weather from Aristotle to Ozone' and as
part of the Museum's occasional series Between the Lines.
Dr Stephen Johnston
Museum of the History of Science
University of Oxford
Oxford OX1 3AZ