During the two-day protests, activists explained that they “won’t stand by and let the Science Museum green-wash Shell’s reputation.”
BP or Not BP? activists staged a protest against Big Oil sponsorship at the British Museum and Science Museum this weekend.
“By allowing Shell to sponsor this exhibition, the Science Museum is helping to boost the company’s cynical greenwash,” said Jess Worth, co-director of Culture Unstained.
In 1,000 historic photographs of electricity pylons shared by the Science Museum in London, a complex symbol of human progress rises above the landscape.
Five centuries of robots, from clockwork monks to mechanical actors, are explored in a major exhibition at London’s Science Museum.
The UK’s first robot, Eric, disappeared after his debut, but the Science Museum has created a working replica.
By all accounts, the debut of the UK’s first humanoid robot was a startling affair.
The clouds in many 19th-century European paintings look drastically different than those in the 18th century.
LONDON — A British science museum feels like a strange place for a photography exhibition about 21st-century America.
LONDON — The first human to spacewalk wanted to be an artist before he learned to fly.
The phased movement of Marcel Duchamp’s “Nude Descending a Staircase, No. 2” (1912) and the frenetic action embodied in Futurism were both inspired by the 19th-century photography of scientist Étienne-Jules Marey.
A new online journal is aspiring to create a dialogue among museum professionals and the public on science and museums in the 21st century.