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FDA History - The Poison Squad (by The U.S. Food and Drug Administration)
Pictured here are some of the volunteers in a study of the effects of  food preservatives on health, conducted at the Bureau of Chemistry,  which succeeded the Division of Chemistry and preceded FDA, around 1902.  The participants were fed carefully measured quantities of different  additives as part of a standardized diet. One of the many journalists  who covered this story dubbed this group, “the poison squad.”

FDA History - The Poison Squad (by The U.S. Food and Drug Administration)

Pictured here are some of the volunteers in a study of the effects of food preservatives on health, conducted at the Bureau of Chemistry, which succeeded the Division of Chemistry and preceded FDA, around 1902. The participants were fed carefully measured quantities of different additives as part of a standardized diet. One of the many journalists who covered this story dubbed this group, “the poison squad.”

Chinese star globe (by Mike Smail)
This Chinese Celestial Globe was made around 1830 CE by Qi Mei-Lu from Wuyuan, now the Jiangxi province in southern China.

Chinese star globe (by Mike Smail)

This Chinese Celestial Globe was made around 1830 CE by Qi Mei-Lu from Wuyuan, now the Jiangxi province in southern China.

Hiroshima Hypocenter - 1945 (by CRGPIX)
The A-Bomb Dome is visible on the waterfront. The bridge we  are standing on in the previous panoramic is the T-shaped bridge above.
The  hypocenter is visible here, approximately in-between the y-shaped  intersection at center-left. You can see how much the bomb missed by.

Hiroshima Hypocenter - 1945 (by CRGPIX)

The A-Bomb Dome is visible on the waterfront. The bridge we are standing on in the previous panoramic is the T-shaped bridge above.

The hypocenter is visible here, approximately in-between the y-shaped intersection at center-left. You can see how much the bomb missed by.

Navigator at the Museo Galileo (by W Kuberski)
The end of the Siq and view of the treasury (by Dana)
V2 (by Alex drennan)