The Net Advance of Physics
RETRO

Being a Compendium of Materials Pertinent to Physics, Mathematics, and Astronomy in the Long Nineteenth Century
(1750 - 1925)

for the use of students, historians, revivalists, steampunks, and all interested enquirers


[Link to MIT] Net Advance RETRO is a part of
The Net Advance of Physics.
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("Boston Tech")
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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.


EDITOR'S BLOG
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


ALPHABETICAL INDEX OF RESOURCES
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PAGES OF RELATED INTEREST


To contribute to this page, contact:

Norman Hugh Redington
E-Mail: redingtn at mit full-stop edu


Image of John D. Runkle

In memory of Professor John D. Runkle, second president of MIT and outspoken advocate of the "Mens et Manus" philosophy.