1872 in science

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The year 1872 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.

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  1. ^ U.S. Patent 127,568.
  2. ^ "Yellowstone, the First National Park". Archived from the original on 29 June 2011. Retrieved 16 June 2011. 
  3. ^ U.S. Statutes at Large, Vol. 17, Chap. 24, pp. 32-33. "An Act to set apart a certain Tract of Land lying near the Head-waters of the Yellowstone River as a public Park." From The Evolution of the Conservation Movement, 1850-1920 collection, Library of Congress.
  4. ^ Rice, A. L. (1999). "The Challenger Expedition". Understanding the Oceans: Marine Science in the Wake of HMS Challenger. London: Routledge. pp. 27–48. ISBN 978-1-85728-705-9. Retrieved 8 May 2011. 
  5. ^ a b Crilly, Tony (2007). 50 Mathematical Ideas you really need to know. London: Quercus. ISBN 978-1-84724-008-8. 
  6. ^ Kaposi, Moriz (1872). "Idiopathisches multiples Pigmentsarkom der Haut". Archiv für Dermatologie und Syphilis 4: 265–73. doi:10.1007/bf01830024.  Translated as: "Idiopathic Multiple Pigmented Sarcoma of the Skin" (PDF). CA: a cancer journal for clinicians 32 (6): 342–7. 1982. doi:10.3322/canjclin.32.6.342. Retrieved 2011-03-25. 
  7. ^ "Moriz Kohn Kaposi". Whonamedit?. Retrieved 2011-03-25. 
  8. ^ Monoyer, F. (1872). "Sur l'introduction du système métrique dans le numérotage des verres de lunettes et sur le choix d'une unité de réfraction". Annales d'Oculistiques (Paris) 68: 101. 
  9. ^ Encyclopaedia of Physics (2nd ed.). 1991. 
  10. ^ Beare, T. H. (2004). "Hopkinson, John (1849–1898)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/13758. Retrieved 2011-06-02.  (subscription or UK public library membership required)
  11. ^ "The Evolution of the Hydroplane". Flight 6: 796. 1914-07-24. Retrieved 2012-01-09. 
  12. ^ "History". Polytechnic Museum.