Dr. Daniel Liu is a historian of science who writes about protoplasm, colloids, scientific materialism, and the uses of images in scientific exploration. He is currently a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Biohumanities at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, as well as a Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow during Summer 2017 at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science.
Paul Scheerbart and the Art of Science
Visionary SF writer Paul Scheerbart was obsessed by the role creativity plays in scientific discovery, as well as creative applications of scientific ideas....
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A Flâneur, But So What?: Franz Hessel and Objectivity in Weimar Berlin