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Loos in the Time of Cholera

Man is an intelligence in servitude to his organs. Aldous Huxley (1894-1963) In the summer of 1858, the Members of Parliament abandoned their beautiful waterfront building in London and fled to Oxford. Why? No political upheaval was brewing. No angry … Continue reading

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The Beauty and the Terror

The human body is the only machine for which there are no spare parts. Dr. Hermann Biggs (1859-1923) Last week, Professor Harrington described “the beauty and the terror” of the study of human anatomy. The secret workings of the body’s … Continue reading

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