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The Nerdiest Christmas Cards Ever May Be 

These Microscope Slides Composed of Shells

The unusual holiday exchange, which lasted 

decades during the early 20th-century, hints 

at the drama between the two colleagues

Smithsonian By Allison C. Meier, December 17, 2018

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/two-scientists-exchanged-christmas-greetings-microscope-slides-180971049/

 

A century ago, two scientists exchanged

fantastic microscope slides as Christmas cards

https://boingboing.net/2018/12/17/a-century-ago-two-scientists.html

 

Yours,

 

Paul H.

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Fascinating, I'm very familiar with Heron-Allen as a violin author but was completely unaware of his other interests.

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