1894 in science

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The year 1894 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.

Astronomy[edit]

  • March 21 (23:00 GMT) – Syzygy: Mercury transits the Sun as seen from Venus, and Mercury and Venus both simultaneously transit the Sun as seen from Saturn.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Benecke, Mark (2001). "A brief history of forensic entomology". Forensic Science International 120 (1–2): 2–14. doi:10.1016/S0379-0738(01)00409-1. PMID 11457602. Retrieved 2011-11-22. 
  2. ^ Rayleigh, Lord; Ramsay, William (1894–5). "Argon, a New Constituent of the Atmosphere". Proceedings of the Royal Society (London) 57 (1): 265–287. doi:10.1098/rspl.1894.0149. JSTOR 115394. 
  3. ^ Emsley, John (2001). Nature's Building Blocks: an A–Z Guide to the Elements. Oxford University Press. pp. 35–36. ISBN 0-19-850340-7. 
  4. ^ "Timber Truss Bridges". McMillan Britton & Kell Pty Limited. Roads and Traffic Authority. December 1998. Retrieved 2011-06-17. 
  5. ^ #528671. "Animal-Trap". Google Patents. Retrieved 2012-10-01. 
  6. ^ Webb, Brian (1973). The British Internal Combustion Locomotive 1894–1940. Newton Abbot: David & Charles. ISBN 0-7153-6115-5. 
  7. ^ Hirsch, Robert (2005). Exploring Colour Photography: A Complete Guide (new ed.). London: Laurence King Publishing. pp. 29–30. ISBN 1-85669-420-8.