Tag: history

Creepy Whole Face Ophthalmophantome

The”Whole Face Ophthalmophantome” was an instructional device used circa 1900 by ophthalmology students to hone their surgical skills. The adjustable model consists of a black painted composition mask
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R.I.P. Maurice Sendak

Beloved author and illustrator, Maurice Sendak, passed away today of complications from a recent stroke. He was 83. I grew up loving (and living) Sendak’s classic children’s book,
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