Art & Literature

The Elements of Fiction

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The Art of Memory

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Still image from Rethinking Ink animation

Rethinking Ink

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A History of Violence

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Military Solution

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Scent of Mystery ad

The Third Sense

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The Alchemist in His Study with a Woman Making Lace

The Art Detective

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Still Life

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Alfred Hitchcock in 1960

Finding the Right Words

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Filippo Marinetti, 1934

Food Fight

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Walter Potter's Monkey Riding a Goat

Death and Taxidermy

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Edward Dunlea calibrating an aerosol mass spectrometer at the Storm Peak Laboratory.

Scientists

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Medusa Nebula

Elements of Invention

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Roald Hoffmann, after receiving the 2006 AIC Gold Medal.

Roald Hoffmann

Historical Profile
Cottingley Fairy

The Magic of It All

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Painting Like It’s 1699

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Glasgow’s Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

A City’s Tale

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Smoky Visions

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The portrait of Winnie Davis before being treated at Winterthur.

Treasures of Biloxi

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Conversation Piece

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Deborah Harkness

Facts and Fictions

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X-ray fluorescence scanning is used to uncover the secrets of Thomas Wijck’s The Alchemist.

Double Vision

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Photograph of Self Interest, Dove Bradshaw, New York, New York.

Self Interest

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Spherical space colony

A Future without Limits

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Pandora, That Is, the Noblest Gift of God

Pandora’s Secrets

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La Bella Principessa

The Da Vinci Question

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Louis Pasteur

The Artist in the Laboratory

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Page from Chimie du goût et de l'odorat

The Key to Good Taste

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Jovana Grbic

Scripted Science

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The Bald-Headed Alchemist, after David Teniers II, 17th century, oil on panel. Gift of Fisher Scientific International.

The Secrets of Alchemy

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