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VIDEO OF THE MONTH (2017 March):
Rudyard Kipling's Hymn of Breaking Strain, the greatest engineering song of the Long Nineteenth Century, performed by Leslie Fish and Julia Ecklar.
New entry every third Monday, when possible. See also list of all entries since 2012 Oct. 15.
2017 March 6: Changes to the Science Poetry Page: New pages for poems about biology, chemistry, evolution, and geology. Also new verse by:
A COLLECTION OF NINETEENTH CENTURY SCIENCE POETRY
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Norman Hugh Redington
E-Mail: redingtn at mit full-stop edu
In memory of Professor John D. Runkle, second president of MIT and outspoken advocate of the "Mens et Manus" philosophy.