Category: earth

Celestial globe with clockwork made from silve…

Celestial globe with clockwork made from silver, brass, and steel, made by Gerhard Emmoser for Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II, Austrian, Vienna, 1579.

(Via the Met)

The Lost History of One of the World’s Strange…

The Lost History of One of the World’s Strangest Science Experiments

The Lost History of One of the World’s Strange…

The Lost History of One of the World’s Strangest Science Experiments

How Science Made Your Dino Toys Extinct

How Science Made Your Dino Toys Extinct

Curiosities of America’s First Planetarium(via MessyNessyChic)

Curiosities of America’s First Planetarium

(via MessyNessyChic)

The eclipse is coming!!Images from “Eclipses luminarium” by…

The eclipse is coming!!

Images from “Eclipses luminarium” by Cyprian Leowitz, 1554. 

(via BSB)