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Casa L: Marie Sklodowska Curie. El Calendario Cultural de ...

To Marie Curie, first woman to win a Nobel (and two), we have the diagnosis of diseases through the irradiation.

A kid toy from the 50s and early 60s.  It had REAL samples of uranium, radium, and dry ice!  Now, didn't they really know how dangerous that was or the careless "haves" just wanted to make an extra buck?

The 8 Most Wildly Irresponsible Vintage Toys

The “safe” radioactive materials included with the kids Atomic Energy Lab (circa late were Uranium and Radium.

Casa L: Leni Riefenstahl. El Calendario Cultural de Bautis...

1933 Photo - Before & Behind the scenes Nazi Film Personality, Plus Photographer & Dancer - Helene Bertha Amalie "Leni" Riefenstahl

Casa L: Frida Kahlo. El Calendario Cultural de Bautista. 3...

Today we honor Frida Kahlo on what would be her birthday, which is probably far older than she'd ever have wanted to be. What's sad about Frida is the way in which we sometimes talk about her and her legacy. Too often, she's glamorized as a sor

Dulce María Loynaz - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre

Dulce María Loynaz - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre

Casa L: Concha Piquer. El Calendario Cultural de Bautista....

Casa L: Concha Piquer. El Calendario Cultural de Bautista....

Marie Curie

Marie Curie developed methods for separation of radioactive residues; she refused to patent, which led to medical advancements saving billions of lives. She put prize winnings into war bonds and devoted herself to development of x-radiography during WWI.

1783 Marie Antoinette holding a rose by Élisabeth-Louise Vigée-Lebrun (Versailles)  This 1783 Vigée-Le Brun work may be the most well-known portrait of Marie-Antoinette. It was quickly painted in an attempt to calm the controversy caused by the "muslin portrait." Vigée-Lebrun painted many copies. Elements of the "muslin portrait" are retained - she wears a hat and holds a rose while wearing a bertha with two flounces and a skirt with two flounces.

1783 Marie Antoinette holding a rose by Elisabeth-Louise Vigee-Lebrun (Versailles)

Casa L: Mercé Rodoreda. El Calendario Cultural de Bautista...

Casa L: Mercé Rodoreda. El Calendario Cultural de Bautista...

Literature Help: Novels: Plot Overview 628: Anthills of the Savannah

"Called "the father of modern African writing", Chinua Achebe was one of the most widely read novelists from Nigeria who played a pivotal role in the development of African literature.

Casa L: Mercedes de Acosta. El Calendario Cultural de Baut...

Casa L: Mercedes de Acosta. El Calendario Cultural de Baut...

Casa L: Charlotte Brontë. El Calendario Cultural de Bautis...

This exhibition, presented on the occasion of the two hundredth anniversary of Brontë’s birth, traces her creative path from reluctant governess to published poet to commanding novelist.

amarillo de estrellas: Adaptación de la “Desesperación” de Espronceda

amarillo de estrellas: Adaptación de la “Desesperación” de Espronceda