Morning Roundup: Where 19th Century Girls Hid Their Interest in Science

The Museum of Childhood recently stumbled over a piece of 19th century embroidery depicting the solar system and began discovering more places where girls of that era expressed their interest in science. The instances they were able to pull together weave an intriguing tapestry all on their own.

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