Daniel A. Gross

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The Third Sense

A Hollywood impresario tries to make his mark on the movie business.

Food Fight

Filippo Marinetti thought he could change Italian society through its collective belly.

An Aging Army

The Cold War is long gone, but many nuclear weapons remain. What happens when some weapons can’t be retired?

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Plastic Town

A small Massachusetts town of knickknack makers helps mold the material world.

Chemical Warfare: From the European Battlefield to the American Laboratory

In 1916 the United States sent its first official observer to the trenches of Europe, where he found a new kind of warfare.

Brave New Butter

In the early 20th century, chemists prophesied a future that seemed both surreal and somehow within reach.