History and Philosophy of Science
Blogs and other websites primarily about the history and philosophy of science.
- #histsci hashtag on Google+
Search G+ for posts containing the #histsci hashtag.
- #histsci hashtag on Twitter
The Twitter hashtag for history of science tweets.
- +Friends of Charles Darwin on G+
The official Friends of Charles Darwin G+ page
- @friendsofdarwin on Twitter
My main Twitter account. (I have others, but they have fallen into disuse.)
A site dedicated to the life and times of Charles Darwin.
- Alfred Russel Wallace Correspondence Project
A Natural History Museum, London, project which aims to locate, digitize, transcribe and interpret all surviving letters to and from the great 19th century naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace (1823-1913).
- Alfred Russel Wallace Website
Site dedicated to the co-discoverer of evolution by means of Natural Selection.
- Board of Longitude project
The National Maritime Museum and the Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge, are currently working on a five-year research project on the British Board of Longitude.
- Darwin Correspondence Project
The full texts of thousands of letters to and from Charles Darwin.
- Darwin Online
A huge online resource containing the full text of many of Darwin’s published works, private letters and manuscripts, and other work.
- Dispersal of Darwin
Michael Barton, FCD’s blog about Darwin, the History of Science, and related stuff.
- Dispersal of Darwin – 'List of history of science blogs and Twitter'
A huge list of history of science links, maintained by Michael Barton.
- Ether Wave Propaganda
History and historiography of science blog.
- Evolving Thoughts
The blog of John S Wilkins, Australian historian and philosopher of science, and albino gorilla.
- Friends of Charles Darwin
This website! (Included on this list for completeness.)
- Friends of Charles Darwin on Facebook
The official Friends of Charles Darwin Facebook page.
- Giants Shoulders
A history of science blog carnival.
- H Word
The Guardian’s History of Science blog.
- HMS Beagle Project blog
Blog from the team working to rebuild the sailing ship that carried Charles Darwin on the most important event of his life.
- In Our Time archive
Full archive of BBC Radio 4’s long-running series about the history of ideas. Stupendous.
- In Our Time podcast
The most recent programmes from BBC Radio 4’s long-running series on the history of ideas.
- Ptak Science Books
‘A million words on connections in the history of science, math and technology with images, social history and general found environments.’
- Renaissance Mathematicus
The blog of ‘an aging freak who fell in love with the history of science and now lives mostly in the 16th century’.
Blog of Rebekah Higgit, science historian, and Curator of History of Science and Technology at the National Maritime Museum and the Royal Observatory, Greenwich.
- The Rough Guide to Evolution
An eclectic blog on evolution & Darwiniana, written by Mark Pallen, the author of the book ‘The Rough Guide to Evolution’.
- Transcribing Tyndall
Blog of the project to transcribe the letters of John Tyndall, Victorian physicist, and friend of Charles Darwin.
- Whewell's Ghost
A blog dedicated to the History and Philosophy of Science, maintained by a group of actual historians and philosophers of science.