Daily Archives: June 11, 2007

Is this art?

Interaction of Stellar Wind with Diffuse Nebulae, 1968 Bernar Venet The traveling proprietors of Cognitive Daily, Dave and Greta Munger, check in from Paris with this formidable question: Is science art? More specifically, is an enlarged journal article, presented devoid … Continue reading

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Bodyscope 1935: Man, Woman, and a dash of dated rhetoric

Bodyscope Anatomical Chart, 1935 approximately 20″ x 16″ Ralph H. Segal, Bodyscope Publications Inc., Educational Building, 70 5th Ave., NYC From 1935, two ornate Bodyscope teaching charts. Three windows in each chart allow a cutaway view of the torso and … Continue reading

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