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Zack Pelta-Heller

Zack Pelta-Heller was the Science History Institute’s web content manager. He has an MFA in creative nonfiction from The New School.

Stories from Zack Pelta-Heller

Braving the Elements: Why Mendeleev Left Russian Soil for American Oil

The story behind a rare work by the father of the periodic table.

Waging War on Immigration and Science

Remembering a Holocaust survivor, immigrant, and inventor.