Oor Big Braw Cosmos

Last night, at the University of Glasgow, I attended the book launch of “Oor Big Braw Cosmos”. It was written by John C Brown, Astronomer Royal for Scotland, and Rab … Continue reading Oor Big Braw Cosmos

‘A natural feature much improved by art’

You may not have heard of, or visited, Stanley Hill, in Dunkeld. It was described in the Ordinance Survey of 1856 as a “small knoll within the pleasure grounds of … Continue reading ‘A natural feature much improved by art’