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William Jennings, Ascension of the Balloon “Ben Franklin” in Philadelphia, August 3, 1907, gelatin silver photograph, 1907.
Collection of the Library Company of Philadelphia

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March 30, 2015

Asif Siddiqi, Fordham University

Expertise and Terror in the Stalinist Gulag

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Chemical Glassware: The Aesthetics of Function

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March 31, 2015

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Vesalius Correcting Vesalius

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The Aesthetics of Mathematics

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