Cambridge HPS 1B HoS Dates

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Fourcroy 'read little, see much, do much'
Auenbrugger invents percussion
Science is 10% of the Federal Budget by this time
NATO established
Napoleon came to power
John Lawrence criticises racial aetiology of SCA
USA H bomb
Koch announces Tuberculin
Battle of Waterloo
Bureau de Commerce disbanded
Gray publishes an account of 'electric virtue' in Phil Trans
Pill approved for use treating menstrual irregularities
Whewell coins the term scientist
USSR H bomb
Herrick coins the term 'sickle cell'
'That' JAMA report
Thomson establishes the UK's first physics teaching lab
Royal Society sort of founded
Liebig sets up an institute in Giessen aged 21
Ayrton --> Imperial College of Engineering, Toyko
AGE of Magendie when he gets to be chair of something
Copernicus's De revolutionibus printed
von Guericke invents the air pump
Pauling's electrophoresis test
Pill approved for use as a contraceptive
Koch identifies anthrax particles
Institut de France founded
Gilbert's De magnete printed
The first transatlantic telegraph cable is lain
Accademia dei Cimento founded
Academie Royale founded
The Leviathan of Parsontown
The Cavendish lab opens
Koch isolates TB
The Franco-German War
Rutherford arrives at the Cavendish
Foster --> Chair of Physiology Cambridge
Laennec invents the stethoscope
CERN established
Bacon's Novum Organum printed
Kapitza's lab opened by the PM
Galileo's Siderius Nuncius printed
Lavoisier places a theory on combustion in a sealed note
von Guericke generates artificial electricity
Huxley's comment about the taxi home
Alexander von Humboldt moves from Paris to Berlin
Johnson publishes his dictionary
Academie Royale disbanded
Accademia dei Lincei founded
SSC cancelled
UK H bomb
The Reichsanstalt is founded
Fermi creates a self sustaining chain reaction
Vesalius's De humani printed
John Hopkins University is founded

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