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VIDEO OF THE MONTH (2014 July):
Philip Freneau's Battle of Stonington, performed by Tom Callinan.
Freneau, poet of the American Revolution and (in this case) the War of 1812, also wrote the comic science-fiction poem The Progress of Balloons, which would make an excellent song.
New entry most Mondays. See also list of all entries since 2012 Oct. 15.
2014 July 21:
Tom 'n' Jim 'n' Huck 'n' the Philosophy of Science
From Tom Sawyer Abroad by Mark Twain .
A COLLECTION OF NINETEENTH CENTURY SCIENCE POETRY
ALPHABETICAL INDEX OF RESOURCES
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Norman Hugh Redington
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In memory of Professor John D. Runkle, second president of MIT and outspoken advocate of the "Mens et Manus" philosophy.