Public Health

Exhuming the Flu

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Woman irritated by smog in LA in the 1950s

Fighting Smog in Los Angeles

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The Mystery of Yellow Rain

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Cat Craze

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Here Comes the Spray Man!

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Fizzy Water

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Vintage margarine ad

Butter vs. Margarine

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Greetings from Isotopia

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Portrait of refugee doctor

Refugee Doctors

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Detail of illustration outside confectionery, 1885

Our Mutual Friend

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Still image from Rethinking Ink animation

Rethinking Ink

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A group of Amish people standing in a field

High-Tech and Amish

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The Age of Scurvy

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A Tear Gas Tale

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AIDS

Going Viral

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A Recipe for Good Health

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A Killer of a Cure

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Old soda spray bottles in various colors

Fizzy Water

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Restoring the Mary Rose

Chemical Hope

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Smog in Tiananmen Square

Is the Smog Out?

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Diagram of sports bra

Second Skin

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Arie Haagen-Smit with lab equipment, 1961

The Flavor of Smog

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Illustration of a Pasteur-Chamberland filter

The Filter of Life

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Illustration of childbirth

(Natural) Childbirth

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Vaccinating for polio in South Sudan, 2014.

Political Ills

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Phillip Sharp.

Phillip Sharp

Historical Profile
Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw.

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Historical Profile
Nancy Chang.

Nancy Chang

Historical Profile
A sample of Salvarsan from 1936

Early Solution

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Ovaltine ad

Packed Full of Questions

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The Machiavelli Microbe

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Beauty and Brawn

Identity Politics

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Conversation Piece

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Albert Szent-Györgyi.

Albert Szent-Györgyi

Historical Profile
Linus Pauling during an oral history interview conducted by the Chemical Heritage Foundation, now the Science History Institute, in 1987.

Linus Carl Pauling

Historical Profile
Alexander Fleming, holding a petri dish.

Alexander Fleming

Historical Profile
Harvey Washington Wiley.

Harvey Washington Wiley

Historical Profile
Rachel Carson.

Rachel Carson

Historical Profile
Ellen Swallow, about 1858.

Ellen H. Swallow Richards

Historical Profile
Alice Hamilton at the age of 24, the year she graduated from medical school.

Alice Hamilton

Historical Profile
Charles Drew in the lab at Howard University, 1942.

Charles Richard Drew

Historical Profile
Kidney donation promotion

Do You Need That Kidney?

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Young and Positive

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Making Sense of Making Meth

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Sickening Sweet

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The Gowanus Canal

The Gowanus Canal

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