Explore the Science History Institute’s exceptional educational resources.
The Arnold O. Beckman Legacy Project, featured prominently on our digital collections website of more than 5,000 digitized items, also includes The Instrumental Chemist documentary film and forthcoming Instruments of Change game, which highlight Beckman’s numerous contributions to scientific instrumentation. Similarly, our historical biographies and video series tell the stories of the women and men behind some of science’s most significant innovations. Distillations features a magazine, podcast, videos, and blog that focus on the roles of science in our society, and includes an issue archive with over a decade’s worth of content. The Institute also houses outstanding collections of historical objects, artworks, photographs, books, oral histories, and archives. And be sure to check out our virtual games and role-playing games that bring new perspectives to chemistry.