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A Glorious Enterprise: The Making of American Science

Skulls of the American flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber) presented to the Academy of Natural sciences, Philadelphia by Thomas B. Wilson in 1846

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A Glorious Enterprise: The Making of American Science

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101 Treasures of Chethams - Athanasius Kircher

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A woman teaching geometry, from a 14th century illustration attributed to Abelard of Bath. From Euclid’s Elements.

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Great science chicks from history

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Dr. F.F. Runge (1795-1867): Das Od als Bildung, decorated with his “self-grown” images, which are considered a precursor of chromatography.

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The ‘Self-Grown’ Pictures of Dr. F.F. Runge

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Ramon Llull, from Thomas Le Myèsier's Breviculum. If you use IE, or theIETab extension in Chrome, as you mouseover the texts, you'll get a translation!

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143 - Des choses qui aparoissent aux miroirs planes, & la raison de telles apparitions. - Page view - e-rara

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143 - Des choses qui aparoissent aux miroirs planes, & la raison de telles apparitions. - Seitenansicht - ETH-Bibliothek Zürich (NEBIS)

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