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1825 in and science technology involved some significant events, listed below.
Astronomy [ edit ]
Biology [ edit ]
Richard Harlan publishes Fauna Americana.
Charles Waterton publishes Wanderings in South America, the North-west of the United States, and the Antilles, in the years 1812, 1816, 1820, and 1824; with original instructions for the perfect preservation of birds, &c. for cabinets of natural history.
Cox's Orange Pippin apple cultivar first grown, at Colnbrook in Buckinghamshire, England, by horticulturist and retired brewer Richard Cox.
Chemistry [ edit ]
Earth sciences [ edit ]
Mathematics [ edit ]
Medicine [ edit ]
Paleontology [ edit ]
Technology [ edit ]
January 18 –
Edward Frankland (died 1899), English chemist. March 25 –
Max Schultze (died 1874), German physiologist. May 1 –
Johann Balmer (died 1898), Swiss mathematician. May 4 –
Thomas Henry Huxley (died 1895), English biologist. May 9 –
George Davidson (died 1911), English-born geodesist, astronomer, geographer, surveyor and engineer in the United States. June 6 –
Friedrich Bayer (died 1880), German manufacturing chemist. September 4 –
Richard Maack (died 1886), Russian naturalist, geographer, and anthropologist. November 29 –
Jean-Martin Charcot (died 1893), French neurologist. December 26 –
Felix Hoppe-Seyler (died 1895), German physiologist.
References [ edit ]
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^ Kaiser, R. (1968). " 'Bicarburet of Hydrogen': Reappraisal of the Discovery of Benzene in 1825 with the Analytical Methods of 1968" (PDF). (International ed.). Angewandte Chemie 7 (5): 345–350. doi: 10.1002/anie.196803451 . Retrieved . 2012-09-25
^ "Justus von Liebig and Friedrich Wöhler". Chemical Heritage Foundation . Retrieved . 27 October 2016
^ Bowden, Mary Ellen (1997). "Justus von Liebig and Friedrich Wöhler". Chemical achievers : the human face of the chemical sciences. Philadelphia, PA: Chemical Heritage Foundation. pp. 83–87. ISBN 9780941901123.
^ "Scrope, George Julius Poulett". Encyclopædia Britannica Online. 2009 . Retrieved . 22 August 2016
^ Gwei-Djen, Lu; Needham, Joseph (1980). Celestial Lancets: A History and Rationale of Acupuncture and Moxa. Cambridge University Press. pp. 295–7. ISBN 0-521-21513-7.
^ Drewry, Charles Stewart (1832). . London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green & Longman. pp. 110–114 A Memoir of Suspension Bridges, Comprising the History of their Origin and Progress . Retrieved . 2011-04-18
^ Finch, Roy G. (1925), The Story of the New York State Canals (PDF), New York State Canal Corporation , retrieved 2012-09-25
^ Gee, William; James, Frank A. J. L. (2004). "Sturgeon, William (1783–1850)". . Oxford University Press. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography doi: 10.1093/ref:odnb/26748 . Retrieved . 2012-01-05 (subscription or UK public library membership required)