For a third year, the Science Museum Group has brought together science and poetry to celebrate National Poetry Day (5 October 2023).
Katie McNab is an Assistant Curator at the Science Museum Group, working to care for our hugely varied objects at Blythe House. As a Sociologist, Katie is passionate about the sociocultural aspect of our collections and creating new, alternative ways of understanding our objects.
Assistant Curator Katie McNab looks into “golden blood” and a Bristol clinic brokering rare blood deals.
Assistant Curator Katie McNab explores the many selfies in the Science Museum Group Collection which predate the very term ‘selfie’, and how the act of taking a ‘selfie’ is an important part of self-expression and is ultimately a social activity.
Assistant Curator Katie McNab explores all thing seeds, including a look at the longest experiment, their importance, and what seeds we have in the Science Museum Group Collection.