The grant funds a four-year project to raise understanding of the ongoing significance of Dr. Arnold O. Beckman as a scientist-entrepreneur and philanthropist.
CHF recently honored Robert Langer with the 2014 Biotechnology Heritage Award and produced a video that highlights his remarkable work.
From Chemical Heritage
First Friday: Suited for Space
Science on Tap
Joseph Priestley Society
Innovation Day 2014
Brown Bag Lecture: “The History of Chemistry in 30 Minutes Flat”
Museum Day Live!
Detail of Chemistry, Engraved by J. Chapman
Portrait of F. W. Clarke.
Donato d’Eremita, Dell' elixir vitae (1624)
Prototype for the Perkin-Elmer Model 12 Infrared Spectrophotometer
Sears Chemistry Set, ca. 1958
Detail of The Chemist, Edward Allen Schmidt, 19th century
Comparison of Fertilizers, Fixed Nitrogen Research Laboratory
Otto Tachenius, Hippocrates chymicus (1677)
Kool-Aid package, 1951
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