Fall 2010, Vol. 28, No. 3

Fall 2010

Travel back in time to uncover the real history of absinthe. Discover the connection between 1950s Soviet poster art and chemistry. Follow a particular plant sap across oceans as it links the world together in a 19th-century version of the Internet. Dip into a famous poisoning trial, find out why art and science make perfect bedfellows, and check out the comic-book history of medicine.