A punk armband shoots rockets. Brass goggles also function as sunglasses. These multipurpose accoutrements belong to the ladies and gents in “Steampunk Physics,” a new class in which Scott Calvin (physics) leads a return to “citizen science”—teaching students the history of 19th-century physics and how to make their own machines.
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