Recent Press

Philadelphia's first city-wide science festival was the occasion for several news items of interest:

Philly's science history: more than the kite and the key
Marty Levitt, Librarian of the American Philosophical Society, and Susan Glassman, Director of the Wagner Free Institute of Science were both interviewed about the history of Philadelphia science for a program broadcast on WHYY radio. The Society and the Institute are both members of our consortium.
Historians and actors to relate moments that weren't quite right
The Science section of the Philadelphia Inquirer had several interviews with historians of science for a column about an event that the Center helped to organize as part of the science festival.
Where science came from
The Philadelphia Inquirer also ran an article about the importance of Philadelphia to the history of science and the importance of history of science.