Artist Jian Chong Min was born in 1947. He studied at the School of Art, from which he was expelled. He worked as an acrobat, and then – responsible for the artwork in an airline company. (more…)
Asa Smith’s Illustrated Astronomy – EclipsesSmith's illustrated astronomy, designed for the use of the public or common schools in the United States. Illustrated with numerous original diagrams. By Asa Smith, Principal of Public School No. 12, ...
Walter Russell – SolarWalter Bowman Russell (May 19, 1871 – May 19, 1963) was an American polymath known for his achievements as a painter, sculptor, (more…)
Into the Unknown with Frank HurleyAt the age of 25, in 1908, Hurley learned that Australian explorer Douglas Mawson was planning an expedition to Antarctica; (more…)