1. Images of Darwin and the Nature of Science


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    Today, Charles Darwin is the iconic founder of evolutionary theory. But it hasn’t always been so. William Kimler, a historian at North Carolina State University, charts the changing image of Charles…

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    • Luis Campos - BIO:FICTION Vienna 2011


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      A century of synthetic biology

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      • Luminous Point - simulated, partial walkthrough


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        Luminous Point (2007, interactive DVD, ca. 90 minutes of video) is an investigation of memory and architecture. Navigating per remote control, the viewers explore a digital recreation of my home,…

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        • Videre | Lumen


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          Lumen is Latin for light and is also a unit of how much light is generated by a source, the brightness perceived by the human eye. “Lumen” is a short work that plays simultaneously with light and…

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          • The World Inside a Spanish Globe


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            New research at the University of Cambridge has lifted the lid on an unusual Spanish globe. Until now, the globe in the University of Cambridge's Whipple Museum of the History of Science has been…

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            • Ian P. Howard on ibn al-Haytham (Alhacen) and Visual Perception with David Peterzell, Euclid, Ptolemy, Kepler, Adelard of Bath


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              I recorded this in May of 2012, at the Vision Sciences Society meeting in Naples, Florida (USA). This video clip was posted in May of 2013 with Ian Howard's permission. References to two of…

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              • Een 'ander' Franeker planetarium en een rondgang door de Franeker Universiteit, 19 februari 2010


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                Huib Zuidervaart (Huygens Instituut) en Arjen Dijkstra (Univ. Twente) bekijken een Engelse orrery in Museum Martena in Franeker en verkennen de leegstaande gebouwen van de Franeker Universiteit

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                • Henry Lowood on what we can learn from Steve Wozniak's game design


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                  Stanford's curator for the history of science and technology collections talks about how Steve Wozniak's elegant video game code provides insight into the design of the Apple I motherboard. For more:…

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                  • Forest "Solidus" Dayne Sharp - A Tribute


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                    For my beloved life partner and all those who were blessed to enjoy the pleasure of his company and vitality Love, Susan

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                    • Faith and Facts, Experience and Expedience: Protestant and Italian Catholic Perspectives on Theories of the Earth


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                      ** watch future Linda Hall Library lectures live at http://new.livestream.com/lindahall ** About this lecture: July 18, 2012, at the Linda Hall Library. Dr. Francesco Luzzini, University…

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