Instrumentation
Woman irritated by smog in LA in the 1950s

Fighting Smog in Los Angeles

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Second Chances

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Laser inventor Gordon Gould playing chess 1940

The Man, the Myth, the Laser

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Here Comes the Spray Man!

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How to Mine an Asteroid

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Still image from Rethinking Ink animation

Rethinking Ink

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Arnold O. Beckman and Ken Peters

A Covert Success Story

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Before and after of laser tattoo removal

Rethinking Ink

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Pieter Tans

Research
Wind Map, created by Fernanda Viégas and Martin Wattenberg

Wind Map

Research
Vaughn Bell poses with her work Village Green.

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Research

Instruments

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

Scientists

Research
Frank Field working with an ionization instrument at Humble Oil in the 1950s

An Emerging Field

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Robert Allington (right) and his brother John Allington, ca. 1960

Biz Kid

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Climate scientists set up CO2-monitoring equipment.

Clearing the Air

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A mass spectrometer 9 (MS9) at the Humble Oil and Refining Company, Baytown, Texas

Instrumental Developments

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Musée des Arts et Métiers

Pour l’Amour de Lavoisier

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Arnold O. Beckman, 1959.

Arnold O. Beckman

Historical Profile
Donald Othmer as a young man.

Donald F. Othmer

Historical Profile
Mildred Cohn.

Mildred Cohn

Historical Profile
Dorothy Hodgkin in 1991.

Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin

Historical Profile

Collections

Collections

Archives

Collections

Photographs

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Blow Pipe Kit

Objects

Collections
Joseph Wright's An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump (1768) housed at the National Gallery, London.

Pumped Up

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Harvard Cyclotron

Accelerating Oncology

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Particle Falls

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Geneticist Matthew Meselson with the Beckman Model E in 1958.

Inside the Box

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Mystery of Mass (Spec)

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Intubation set

Instrumental to Survival

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