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From Chemical Heritage
First Friday: Book Arts
Science on Tap: “Shots for Spots and Want-It-Nots: Measles, Measles Vaccine, and Refusers”
Brown Bag Lecture: “Finding Yttrium: Johan Gadolin and the Development of a ‘Discovery’”
Joseph Priestley Society Luncheon: “The Great War and the German Chemical Industry: Origins of the Dual-Use Dilemma”
Brown Bag Lecture: “From ‘Total Synthesis’ to ‘Synthetic Biology’? Making Biomolecules with Reagents, Enzymes, and Machines, 1960s–1980s”
Distillations Magazine Launch Party
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)
Merck litmus paper, 1934
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