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Sketch of a Scientist

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Old Friends

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The Elements of Fiction

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The Art of Memory

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A Legacy of Listening

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Still image from Rethinking Ink animation

Rethinking Ink

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A History of Violence

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No Real Distinction

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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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Filippo Marinetti, 1934

Food Fight

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Walter Potter's Monkey Riding a Goat

Death and Taxidermy

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Wind Map, created by Fernanda Viégas and Martin Wattenberg

Wind Map

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Vaughn Bell poses with her work Village Green.

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Waters: Glaciers and Bucks by Diane Burko.

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Roald Hoffmann, after receiving the 2006 AIC Gold Medal.

Roald Hoffmann

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Painting Like It’s 1699

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Tree Curl

sLowlife: Plants in Motion

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Pandora, That Is, the Noblest Gift of God

Pandora’s Secrets

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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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A panel from Trinity.

Graphic History

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Mujeres Celebres (“Famous Women”) comic

Stories of the Great Chemists

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Victoria and Albert Museum

Science in the Shadows

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Cloth of the World

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Atalanta fugiens by Michael Maier

Maidens and Other Marvels

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Natrually dyed fibers

To Dye For

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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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King Charles II, founder of the Royal Society. Sir Peter Lely also painted Charles’s father, Charles I, and the man who replaced him, Oliver Cromwell. (the Institute Collections/Gregory Tobias)

King in the Hall

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Luminous Lives

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Waterworld

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