Chemicals

Snakes and Letters

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Sweating Blood

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Woman irritated by smog in LA in the 1950s

Fighting Smog in Los Angeles

Distillations Podcast

A Study In Scarlet

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Women wearing orange yoga pants and yellow sneakers

The Yoga Pant Problem

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Reno

Air Born

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Here Comes the Spray Man!

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Fizzy Water

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A Tear Gas Tale

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A Killer of a Cure

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1950s ad for Mum cream deodorant

The Smell of Shame

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Humphry Davy

Left Behind

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Nitrous oxide party

High Times

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Diagram of sports bra

Second Skin

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Illustration of childbirth

(Natural) Childbirth

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Walter Potter's Monkey Riding a Goat

Death and Taxidermy

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Tho-Radia ad

The Secrets of Life

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Carl “Speed” Marvel in PBI vest

Tough Stuff

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Rare Books

Collections
Musée des Arts et Métiers

Pour l’Amour de Lavoisier

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U.S. postal inspectors, ca. early 20th century

Under Cover of Ink

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Meet the Molecules

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Herbert H. Dow at the age of 22.

Herbert Henry Dow

Historical Profile
Henry Aaron Hill, ca. 1976–1977.

Henry Aaron Hill

Historical Profile
Walter Snelling Photograhpic Experiment

Visual Evidence

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The Petroleum World

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trade secret document

Stealing Industry Secrets

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The Gowanus Canal

The Gowanus Canal

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Foster Grant Sunglasses Ad

Plastic Town

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Baseball

Turf Wars

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