Atomic Age (1945 - 1975)
black and white photo of man in an enclosure

Mouse Heaven or Mouse Hell?

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Color illustration of old-timey car chased by animal ghosts

The Toll of the Road

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Two floating men working in space station

Stuck Inside

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Archival photo of cleveland fire of 1929

Burn After Watching

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Photo of a brain

Real-Life Zombies

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Archival photo of Forest Service after the 1910 fires.

Paradise Is Burning

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black and white photo of a woman

Searching for Isabel Morgan

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Bust of pekin man

Parking Lot or Peking Lot?

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Interior of old German ID card

Escape from Nazi Terror

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Photo of Miss Universe host and models standing next to skylab space junk.

Space Junk

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illustration of astronaut

Who Owns Outer Space?

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child on table surrounded by a group of men and women

The Story of Serum Therapy

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Rubella (German Measles) vaccination clinic in 1969

Roe v. Wade v. Rubella

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Harry Gold photo illustration

Harry Gold: Spy in the Lab

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Cow photo illustration

High Steaks at the Border

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Photo collage of JFK

Making the Deserts Bloom

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Armageddon’s Fingerprints

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Family Practice

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Nor Any Drop to Drink

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Saving Old Movies

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Gone to the Dogs

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Old Brew, New Brew

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Woman irritated by smog in LA in the 1950s

Fighting Smog in Los Angeles

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A Study In Scarlet

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Photo of automaton hand drawing a picture on paper

Serious Fun

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Hard Work and Happenstance

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Study for a never-finished portrait of Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin

Sketch of a Scientist

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