1663 in science

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The year 1663 in science and technology involved some significant events.

Astronomy[edit]

Exploration[edit]

Mathematics[edit]

  • The first book about games of chance, Girolamo Cardano's Liber de ludo aleae ("On Casting the Die"), written in the 1560s, is published.

Meteorology[edit]

Publications[edit]

  • Robert Boyle publishes Considerations touching the Usefulness of Experimental Natural Philosophy (first part).

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Leupe, Pieter Arend Leupe (1868). "De eilanden Dina en Maerseveen in den Zuider Atlantischen Oceaan" in: Verhandelingen en berigten betrekkelijk het zeewezen, de zeevaartkunde, de hydrographie, de koloniën en de daarmede in verband staande wetenschappen, Deel 28, Afd. 2, [no.] 9 (Amsterdam) pp. 242–253.