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[Materialities and transnational scientific culture of objects: the 12th International Congress of Zoology, Lisbon, 1935].

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Historia, ciencias, saude--Manguinhos [Hist Cienc Saude Manguinhos] 2022 Jul-Sep; Vol. 29 (3), pp. 853-861.

Abstract:The material memory of the 12th International Congress of Zoology, held in Lisbon in 1935 includes insignias - the starfish - and caricatures of zoologists. Through an investigation of the archives at the University of Lisbon's National Museum of Natur...

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The Beginnings of English Paracelsian Lexicography: Two Collections of Words from Elizabethan Cambridge.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Ambix [Ambix] 2022 May; Vol. 69 (2), pp. 163-189. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Mar 16.

Abstract:This article identifies the first two collections of Paracelsian words to have been printed in England: a body of 153 new and rare words, or new senses of existing words, dispersed in the third edition of Thomas Thomas's Latin-English Dictionarium of 1...

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From the state of nature to the state of ruins: 'American race' and 'savage knowledge' according to Carl von Martius.

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Source(s):Annals of science [Ann Sci] 2022 Jan; Vol. 79 (1), pp. 40-59. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 27.

Abstract:This study focuses on the notions of 'ruins', 'savage knowledge', and 'American race' in the works of the German naturalist Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius (1794-1868). A somewhat neglected figure in the history of anthropology and of natural histor...

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From Florence to fossil fuels: Nursing has always been about environmental health.

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Source(s):Nursing outlook [Nurs Outlook] 2021 Sep-Oct; Vol. 69 (5), pp. 720-731. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Aug 28.

Abstract:Background: Since its founding, professional nursing has applied an environmental lens to healing.Methods: This CANS 2020 Keynote article describes the history of nursing environmental science and nurses important contributions to the US Environmental ...

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The legacy of Renaissance surgeon Giovanni Andrea Dalla Croce on the history of military surgery and neurosurgery.

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Source(s):Neurosurgical focus [Neurosurg Focus] 2022 Sep; Vol. 53 (3), pp. E3.

Abstract:Giovanni Andrea Dalla Croce was a Venetian physician who lived in the 16th century and was famous for his treatment of wounds, which was surprisingly modern. He was the military surgeon of the Venetian Republic's naval fleet. In 1537, he published the ...

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Vaccine and smallpox vaccination in nineteenth century Bahia.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Ciencia & saude coletiva [Cien Saude Colet] 2022 Sep; Vol. 27 (9), pp. 3429-3440. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 14.

Abstract:This article aims to discuss the perceptions and actions of public authorities regarding the process of introduction, production, conservation, distribution, and application of the smallpox vaccine; the emergence of institutions associated with the vac...

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[Granting of venia legendi as an indicator of specialization : Victor von Ivánchich de Margita (1812-1892) "Lecturer for surgery of the urogenital organs" in Vienna in 1851].

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Source(s):Urologie (Heidelberg, Germany) [Urologie] 2022 Sep; Vol. 61 (9), pp. 996-1010. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 09.

Abstract:Alongside Paris, Vienna was one of the early centers of specialization and professionalization in medicine and urology in the 19th century. Especially the 2nd Vienna Medical School (Erna Lesky) with its main representatives Carl Freiherr von Rokitansky...

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Larissa Adler Lomnitz: Anthropologist who showed how the poor used social networks to survive and the rich to thrive.

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Source(s):Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A] 2022 Aug 16; Vol. 119 (33), pp. e2212472119. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 11.

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A science for gods, a science for humans: Kant on teleological speculations in natural history.

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Source(s):Studies in history and philosophy of science [Stud Hist Philos Sci] 2022 Aug; Vol. 94, pp. 47-55. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 27.

Abstract:Kant's forthright rejection of rampant, ungrounded speculations in natural science, including in natural history, is well known. For instance, he dismisses the wild, unwarranted developmental histories of other early natural historians, such as Buffon ...

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35 years of channelling potassium ions.

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Source(s):Nature [Nature] 2022 Aug; Vol. 608 (7924), pp. 670-672.

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