Monthly Archives: February 2018

Laura Bell

In 1887, Thistlethwayte accidentally shot himself (he habitually shot his revolver into the ceiling to summon his valet). Bell never remarried.

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Microbial Art

A technique called “bacteriography” involves selectively killing certain areas of a bacterial culture with radiation, in order to produce artistic patterns.

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Empire of Liberty

The Empire of Liberty is a theme developed first by Thomas Jefferson to identify the responsibility of the United States to spread freedom across the world.

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Fetus in Fetu

Fetus in fetu is a developmental abnormality in which a mass of tissue resembling a fetus forms inside the body.

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Book of Gates

The text implies that some people will pass through unharmed, but that others will suffer torment in a lake of fire.

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