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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VIDEO OF THE MONTH (2014 November):
The first movement of William Frederick Herschel's Twelfth Symphony, performed by Orchestra Milano Classica, directed by Vanni Moretto. (Authorised video, 2011.)


EDITOR'S BLOG
New entry most Mondays. See also list of all entries since 2012 Oct. 15.

2014 Nov. 17: The Autobiography of Charles Babbage -- Difference Engine No. 1 (Part One)
Passages from the Life of a Philosopher, Chapter Five [1864]


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.