Cambridge HPS 1B HoS Dates

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

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