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Physiologia Kircheriana Experimentalis, Everything from the Last man to Know Everything!

Kircher’s Physologia, is a tour de force published just after his death, it gathers many of the Experiments which occupied his rapacious life in a quest to ‘Know the world and its secrets” “includes the first recorded experiment in hypnotism in animals” 509 more words

Rare Books

Operational and historical science: What are they?

Two types of science: Operational or experimental and historical or forensic.  Historical science deals with origins, the unseen past, unobserved past events. Operational science deals with the present, not the past. 573 more words

John Hartnett

Do two-toed Brazilian Sloths experience fibromyalgia?

I’ve been digging into the dusty recesses of the noi archives recently, intrepidly exploring the cobwebbed piles of scrolls, leather bound tomes and stacks of parchments*. 789 more words

Science And The World