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    Mildred Fish-Harnack

    Mildred Fish-Harnack

    Mildred Fish-Harnack was a woman from Wisconsin who found herself at the center of a resistance group in Germany working to undermine the Nazis. But her secrecy in this work enabled both Germany and the Soviet Union to twist her story into propaganda. 
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    • 40 min
    Annie Jump Cannon, Census Taker of the Sky

    Annie Jump Cannon, Census Taker of the Sky

    Annie Jump Cannon has been described as doing for stars what Carl Linnaeus did for organisms. She compiled a massive star catalogue, and became known both as the most famous woman astronomer of her lifetime, and as the “census-taker of the sky.”
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    • 46 min
    SYMHC Classics: Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek

    SYMHC Classics: Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek

    This 2018 episode covers Leeuwenhoek, who wasn't REALLY a scientist -- he had no formal training. But he made dozens of scientific discoveries. He's credited with discovering microscopic life in a variety of forms, using lenses he ground himself.
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    • 34 min
    Behind the Scenes Minis: Unearthed! July 2021

    Behind the Scenes Minis: Unearthed! July 2021

    Tracy and Holly discuss how much Tracy loves working on the Unearthed! shows, and how they both feel about library fines. They also talk about the Egyptian mummy parade, and misreads of what a historical curse jar was.
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    • 17 min
    Unearthed! in July 2021, Part 2

    Unearthed! in July 2021, Part 2

    The second part of the July 2021 Unearthed! installment includes exhumations, repatriations, some mysteries that have been solved, and a potpourri of other stuff. There's also another listener mail on the unearthed theme.
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    • 47 min
    Unearthed! in July 2021, Part 1

    Unearthed! in July 2021, Part 1

    In part one of the 2021 July edition of unearthed things, there are updates to previous episodes, along with books and letters, edibles and potables, and art. 
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    • 48 min

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