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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (1): 42–75.
Published: 01 February 2017
.... Ambrosetti, Hermann Burmeister, and Florentino Ameghino. © 2017 by the Regents of the University of California 2017 museums natural science Argentina Latin America cultural history history of emotions emotional communities CAROLYNE R. LARSON* Noble and Delicate Sentiments Museum Natural...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (1): 70–103.
Published: 01 February 2019
..., Ph.D., Space History Curator, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.; shindellm@si.edu. The following abbreviations are used: AEA, American Economic Association; CEA, Council of Economic Advisers; NAS, the Academy for National Academy of Sciences; NDRC, National...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (4): 529–567.
Published: 01 September 2017
... extant artifacts and archival materials at the Museum of the History of Science in Oxford related to Moseley’s rare earth research reveals nuances in the process by which he collected and corrected data to form his conclusions. Whereas Moseley was confident his data did not support the claim that Urbain...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2014) 44 (3): 197–233.
Published: 01 June 2014
... natural history displays in museums around the world, and to more specific cultural and scientific developments characteristic of the processes of modernization at work in early twentieth-century Spanish society. Modern taxidermy, it is argued, has been incorporated in various ways into political and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2010) 40 (2): 149–182.
Published: 01 May 2010
... NO J. STRASS E R Laboratories, Museums, and the Comparative Perspective: Alan A. Boyden s Quest for Objectivity in Serological Taxonomy, 1924 1962 AbstrAct The rise of experimentation and the decline of natural history constitute the historio- graphic backbone to most narratives about the history of...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2014) 44 (3): 234–276.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Horizons case study reveals a shift in the balance of power around 2000 among the important players in the field, increasing the influence of non-NASA actors notably Congress, science groups, and planetary-exploration lobbies. In addition, the *Space History Division, National Air and Space Museum...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2012) 42 (2): 83–113.
Published: 01 April 2012
...://www.ucpressjournals.com/reprintinfo.asp . 2012 Alden Holmes Miller natural history collections museum ornithology evolution fieldwork Berkeley collections-based research Museum of Vertebrate Zoology | 8 3 MARY E. SU N D E R LAN D* Collections-Based Research at Berkeley s Museum of Vertebrate Zoology...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 81–89.
Published: 02 April 2020
... cultures in experimental systematics organized around collection and compar- ison, while Mary Sunderland offered a museum case study of collections-based research, and Kim Kleinman shone a light on transfers of ideas and practices between natural history and applied mathematics and statistics.8 Finding...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 31–40.
Published: 02 April 2020
... physicists in the United States during the middle decades of the twentieth century took shape as a series of related articles.17 Forman composed this series while ensconced in Washington, D.C., as a curator at the National Museum of American History. A new torrent of spending by the Reagan Administration in...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 199–208.
Published: 02 April 2020
... one of the most eye-catching technologies of the Second World War, both for historians and historical actors. At 46 feet tall, the rockets are also impressive artifacts that have been installed in museums around the world. The hero worship of Werner von Braun, a pioneer of rocket technology in the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 129–182.
Published: 02 April 2020
... French title, dated 1 III 1869. © D. Mendeleev Museum-Archive, St. Petersburg. 140 | D RUZH I N I N The first printed mention of the existence of a standalone broadsheet version is found in Mendeleev s article K istorii Periodicheskogo zakona ( Toward a History of the Periodic Law, 1880).35 In this...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (5): 573–584.
Published: 01 November 2019
... history. The Museum s exhibits undoubtedly show an allegiance to the flood geology popularized by Whitcomb and Morris. In Righting America at the Creation Museum, Susan L. Trollinger and William Vance Trollinger Jr., both practicing Catholics, provide a detailed tour of the Museum and attempt to unveil...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2006) 37 (1): 49–85.
Published: 01 September 2006
... computer *Munich Center for the History of Science and Technology, c/o Deutsches Museum, 80306, Munich, Germany; matthias.heymann@mzwtg.mwn.de. I am grateful to Heinz Fortak, Free University of Berlin, and Anton Eliassen of the Norwegian Meteorological Service, who supported the writing of this article by...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (3): 273–299.
Published: 01 June 2019
..., moun- taineering clubs have now been established in every civilized nation, first in Europe and America, and latterly in Japan. For what are the mountains but vast vertically framed museums or galleries for the panoply of natural phe- nomena? Nothing could be more fitting, then, as a subject for...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (2): 117–150.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., evolution of experimental technique, production of knowledge *University Museum Network and Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Bologna, Via Zamboni 33, 40126, Bologna, eugenio.bertozzi2@unibo.it. The following abbreviation is used: CERN, European Council for Nuclear Research. | 117...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (5): 659–672.
Published: 01 November 2018
... researchers in universities (R01 grants), the NIH 11. David, Logic of Open Science (ref. 8), 5. 12. Ibid., 5. 13. See B. J. Strasser s important examples in The Experimenter s Museum: GenBank, Natural History, and the Moral Economies of Biomedicine, Isis: An International Review Devoted to the History...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (3): 259–299.
Published: 01 June 2018
.... Peter Galison, Image and Logic: A Material Culture of Microphysics (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1997), chap. 9; Susan Leigh Star and James R. Griesemer, Institutional Ecology, Translations and Boundary Objects: Amateurs and Professionals in Berkeley s Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, 1907 39...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (3): 338–379.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., the more it will appeal to any curious visitors. Please get me such a copy and send it to New Boston and notify me when you send it.27 Likewise, Babson built a Thomas Edison Bird Museum near the foundation headquarters in New Boston with 5,000 specimens after his friend, Edi- son, suggested that...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (2): 180–222.
Published: 01 April 2018
.... Erdk. Berlin (1938): 1 26, on 19. 18. Carl Troll, Das Pflanzenkleid des Nanga Parbat: Begleitworte zur Vegetationskarte der Nanga-Parba-Gruppe (Nordwest-Himalaja Wissenschaftliche Vero¨ffentlichungen des Deutschen Museum fu¨r La¨nderkunde zu Leipzig, Neue Folge 7 (1939): 151 93, on 151. On Troll s...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (5): 602–628.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Bayertz et al., Materialismusstreit (ref. 19), 223 59, esp. 233, n. 15. The single review I have found of Vogt s Thierstaaten appeared in a general interest journal (Deutsches Museum: Zeitschrift fu¨r Literatur, Kunst und o¨ffentliches Leben, 2 [1852]: 147 48); it criticized the satire as undermining the...