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Vote for BRLSI Youth Activities to receive a Community Award

You can help the BRLSI's Youth Activities to receive up to £5,00o worth of funding with just a few clicks. 

How do machines see?

On Friday 25 April 2014 at 7.30 pm, Professor Roy Davies of Royal Holloway University of London will speak in the Science group series on “Computer Vision: What Goes on ‘Under the Bonnet’ ”.

Crimean Relics revisited?

With the Crimean peninsula in the news every day, it has been difficult for us not to think of an earlier Crimean conflict: the Crimean War of 1854–1856. 

‘Curious Corners’ app brings BRLSI's and No.1 Royal Crescent’s ‘Cabinet of Curiosities’ to life

A group of final year students from Bath Spa University teamed up with BRLSI and No.1 Royal Crescent to create an iPad app using objects on loan from the BRLSI Collection.  

What exactly is Energy?

On Friday March 28th at 7.30 pm Professor John Davies of the University of Bath will give the first talk (aimed at non-specialists) in the forthcoming Science Group series on Energy.

 

 

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Self Help

In 2009 the BRLSI hosted the 'Self Help' Mechanics Worldwide Conference. This was thanks to the tireless work of BRLSI members Bob Draper and Peter Ford.

Curatorial Curiosities

Canadian birch-bark container

Made from birch-bark with blue and red dyed porcupine quill embroidery (the blue colouration has faded), the craftsmanship of this item is superb. The person who made this container was either a Métis or First Nations aboriginal Canadian of Red River Colony, Manitoba, Canada.