1789 in science

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The year 1789 in science and technology involved some significant events.

Anatomy[edit]

  • Antonio Scarpa publishes Anatomicæ disquisitiones de auditu et olfactu, a classic treatise on the hearing and olfactory organs.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Richardson, Benjamin Ward (1886). "Antonio Scarpa, F.R.S., and Surgical Anatomy". The Asclepiad (London: Longmans, Green and Co.) 4 (16): 128–157. Retrieved 2008-06-10. 
  2. ^ Herschel, William (1 January 1790). "Account of the Discovery of a Sixth and Seventh Satellite of the Planet Saturn; with Remarks on the Construction of its Ring, its Atmosphere, its Rotation on an Axis, and its spheroidical Figure". Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society (London) 80: 1–20. doi:10.1098/rstl.1790.0001. Retrieved 2011-11-23. 
  3. ^ Public Domain This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainChisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "De Jussieu". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. 
  4. ^ Vega, Géorge (1789-08-20). "Détermination de la Demi-Circonférence d'un Cercle". Nova Acta Academiae Scientiarum Imperialis Petropolitanae (Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Arts and Sciences) 9. Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  5. ^ Forbes, Thomas Rogers (1985). Surgeons at the Bailey: English Forensic Medicine to 1878. New Haven: Yale University Press. p. 7. ISBN 0-300-03338-9.