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Coke Without Coke

May 1, 1904

Illustration by Eric Bethea Colonel John Pemberton was wounded in the Civil War, became addicted to morphine, and began a quest to find a substitute for the dangerous opiate.[5] The prototype Coca-Cola recipe was formulated at Pemberton’s Eagle Drug and … Continue reading

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Camera Obscura

January 1, 1604

Illustration by Jacob Mehr The Camera Obscura is an optical device that is constructed with a box or room with a single hole on one side. Light fromt he outside scene travels through the hole (aperture) and is reflected onto … Continue reading

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