1754 in science

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The year 1754 in science and technology involved some significant events.

Astronomy[edit]

Chemistry[edit]

Earth sciences[edit]

  • Albert Brahms, Frisian Dijkgraaf, begins publication of Anfangsgründe der Deich und Wasser-Baukunst ("Principles of Dike and Aquatic Engineering") advocating scientific recording of tides.[1]

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Physics[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ *Niemeyer, Hanz D.; Eiben, Hartmut; Rohde, Hans (1996), "History and heritage of German coastal entineering", in Kraus, Nicholas C., A Collection of Papers on the History of Coastal Engineering in Countries Hosting the International Coastal Engineering Conference 1950-1996 (PDF), American Society of Civil Engineers, far ahead of his contemporaries.