Category Archives: science history

Cough Syrup, Dead Children, and the Case for Regulation

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Plumb crazy

Category: lead, poison, science history, Speakeasy Science | Tagged , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Arsenic and the Forgotten Serial Killer

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Of Dead Bodies and Dirty Streets

Category: lead, science history, Speakeasy Science, The Poisoner's Handbook | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 29 Comments

At the Door of the Loony Gas Building

Category: consumer protection, lead, science history, Speakeasy Science, The Poisoner's Handbook | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 76 Comments

The Protochemists Among Us

Category: chemistry, science history, Speakeasy Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

A Dazzle in the Bones

Category: radium, science history, Speakeasy Science, The Poisoner's Handbook | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 31 Comments

Life in the Undark

Category: radium, science history, Speakeasy Science, The Poisoner's Handbook | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

The Radium Girls

Category: radium, science history, Speakeasy Science, The Poisoner's Handbook | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

Those Dreadful Hammers

Category: science history, Speakeasy Science | 7 Comments