Cory Gross

Cory is a museums and heritage professional with a love for science, history, art, and their intersection in Victorian-Edwardian Scientific Romances, which he shares through his weblog Voyages Extraordinaires.

Scientific Romances in the Atomic Age
a year ago
The resolution to the War in the Pacific in 1945 threw a wholly new anxiety onto the shoulders of the world: the heretofore impossible spectre of actual global annihilation. The atomic bombings of Hir...
The Mightiest Motion Picture of Them All
a year ago
After several years of production, design and location shooting, Walt Disney released his first Hollywood produced live-action motion picture in 1954. If the advertising was to be believed, it was in ...