1753 in science

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The year 1753 in science and technology involved some significant events.

Astronomy[edit]

Botany[edit]

Species Plantarum

Chemistry[edit]

Computer science[edit]

  • January 1 – Retrospectively, the minimum date value for a datetime field in an SQL Server (up to version 2005) due to this being the first full year since Britain's adoption of the Gregorian calendar.

Medicine[edit]

  • James Lind publishes the first edition of A Treatise on the Scurvy (although it is little noticed at this time).[6]

Technology[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Энциклопедия для детей (астрономия). Москва: Аванта+. 1998. ISBN 978-5-89501-016-7. 
  2. ^ Date adopted by the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature.
  3. ^ Geoffroy, C. F. (1753). "Sur Bismuth". Histoire de l'Académie royale des sciences: 190. Retrieved 2013-11-26. 
  4. ^ Weeks, Mary Elvira (1932). "The discovery of the elements. II. Elements known to the alchemists". Journal of Chemical Education. 9: 11. Bibcode:1932JChEd...9...11W. doi:10.1021/ed009p11. 
  5. ^ Hammond, C. R. (2004). "The Elements". CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (81st ed.). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. p. 4-1. ISBN 0-8493-0485-7. 
  6. ^ Bartholemew, M. (January 2002). "James Lind and Scurvy: a revaluation". Journal for Maritime Research. National Maritime Museum. 
  7. ^ Semple, George (1776). A Treatise on Building in Water. Dublin: Husband.