“The Era of Antibiotics” by Robert A. Thom, 1950s.

Petri Dish


Waste-Wilderness: A Conversation between Peter Galison and Smudge Studio


New Book! Home Sweat Home: Perspectives on Housework and Modern Relationships


Book Alert- Hot Spotter’s Report: Military Fables of Toxic Waste

From the "Remnants After the Storm" series by Wyatt Gallery. http://www.wyattgallery.com

The visual culture of post-disaster high water marks

Fresh Kills, 1973. Photo by Chester Higgins

A history of New York City’s solid waste management in photographs

Rag cart. (1896). Photo: Alice Austen. NYPL.

Waste Studies at SHOT 2013, October 2013

"Bodie Ghost Town" by artist Ben Pacificar.

Arrested Decay: The Exorcism of an American Ghost Town

Screen shot 2013-08-19 at 8.23.53 AM

Ruin Memories Portfolio online


CFP: Urban Sanitation Before the Sanitary Revolution


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