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"Burning Flying Locusts" (焚飛蝗圖), Chen Chongdi (陳崇砥), Locust Control Manual (治蝗書), Banxi zhai, (1847) 1880 ed.
“Traitant de la Fabrique des Orgues,” from Salomon de Caus, Les raisons des forces mouvantes, 1615.
Heinrich George listens to his own recorded voice

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Department I | Structural Changes in Systems of Knowledge

Department II | Ideals and Practices of Rationality

Department III | Artefacts, Action and Knowledge

Max Planck Research Group | Epistemes of Modern Acoustics

Max Planck Research Group (2010–2016) | Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space

Max Planck Research Group (2010–2016) | The Construction of Norms in 17th- to 19th-Century Europe and the United States

Max Planck Research Program | History of the Max Planck Society

TOPOI Junior Research Group | Between Knowledge and Innovation: the Unequal-Armed Balance

Department Rheinberger | Experimental Systems and Spaces of Knowledge (1996–2011)

Max Planck Research Group | Twentieth Century Histories of Knowledge About Human Variation

Max Planck Research Group | Art and Knowledge in Pre-Modern Europe