1640 in science

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The year 1640 in science and technology involved some significant events.

Botany[edit]

  • John Parkinson publishes Theatrum Botanicum:The Theater of Plants, or, An Herbal of a Large Extent.[1]

Exploration[edit]

  • The Cape Verde Island of Sal is discovered, originally named "Llana" (meaning "flat").

Mathematics[edit]

Technology[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tran, Linh. "Theatrum Botanicum: The Theater of Plants, or, An Herbal of a Large Extent". Texas A&M University Bioinformatics Working Group. Archived from the original on November 5, 2008. Retrieved 2011-04-01.