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


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The Net Advance of Physics.
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VIDEO OF THE MONTH (2015 June):
Giacomo Puccini, Scossa elettrica, SC72, written for the centennial of the Voltaic pile in 1899. Riccardo Caramella, piano (2001). The film footage shows Puccini enjoying himself in the 1910s or '20s.


EDITOR'S BLOG
New entry every other Monday. See also list of all entries since 2012 Oct. 15.

2015 June 22: One o' Them Incorrigibles
Judge Magazine Jokes Nervously About Flight [1911].


A COLLECTION OF NINETEENTH CENTURY SCIENCE POETRY


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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.