Cambridge HPS 1B HoS Reverse Buzzwords

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Popularised percussion
An introduction to the Study of Experimental Medicine
A corresponding Jesuit
Pliny's Natural History
315000 marks for a residence
Philosopher's stone
Standardisation, no university training
Geometry/Ballistics/'New science'
Electricity in terms of excess and deficiency
Free market german learning ideal
De revolutionibus
Sickling test
Natural vs demonic
'The holder of this chair shall not practice medicine'
Bellevue/John Hopkins. Ludwig
Private company w/links to military radio technology and scientists
86,000 tonnes of silver. 5th largest city in TN
Marquess of Monticelli / Library / Publications
Bismark brown
Berthollet's country home…trickle down money
Coined the term 'sickle cell'
De humani
Tissue concept
No salary per se but were allowed to research/teach
Established the UK's first lab programme
Observed moons of jupiter first…
Electrified vegetables
Atomic traitor
Several sheep, a cow and a goat
Nurse, jailed for distributing contraception
Rolled a ball down a surface 'countless times'
Natural vs judicial
Found Bernaud's lab disappointing. Went to Ludwig
Technical and physical
Batavia, $250M, 1974
Dr Argent, Charles, Royal Doe
Germ of laziness
Tacit knowledge; Lawrence
3 classes..1st for science
Most famous physiologist in the world; struggled with space/money and equipment
Dynasty included Schwann, von Helmholtz, Henle. Reductionism
Polonium. Private company
Insisted on keeping menstrual cycles at 28 days
Parthenogenic rabbit, endocrinologist
Questioned racial correlation of sickle cell in 1927
Electrified kisses and monks
Tattoo on the patients' foreheads. Very much still a stigma
Self-sustaining chain reaction
27,00 acres, $4-6B --> $12B
Electricity but no sparks
Grand Cross of the Red Eagle
So Prince Leopold could experiment
'Is Big Science ruining science?' (Science/$/human benefit)
Cicero >>>barbaric medieval Latin dressing up Aristotelian metaphysics
Simultaneous efflux and influx of a subtle matter
'calling; vocation; known employment'
King of Brazil and Joseph Meister
Tutor to the Earl of Northumberland
De magnete
Dairy farmer and physicist. Modernisation
Buildings for precision measurement
Pure culture and petri dishes
6.2 to 2.3, 1860 to 1920
De sedibus et causi morborum
Mechanique Celeste. Finishing Newton's project
Belonged to the Cavendish family
HCl, showing flaws in L's oxygene theory
'The only real qualities are shape and motion, all others are secondary'
Trying very hard not to look like a factory
Novum Organum
The earth is one big living magnet!
Replaced von Helmholtz
Gold foil / alpha particles / the nucleus
Whirlpool galaxies, 7ft diameter
1 July 1945 deadline
Won a prize beating corpusculians for diffraction in 1817
Vitreous vs resinous
670 square miles
80% of american women born since 1945 have used this
Combine harvesters, MIT, $50,000
Isolated cholera
Colbert + Louis XIV
Pet philosopher..attacked Royal Soc
Electrophoresis (Rockerfeller/venous/talking to a haemotologist)
Imperial College of Engineering in Tokyo
Coffee shops. Less dangerous than talking politics or religion
Glass receiver; air pump
Treating infertility in MA, met Pincus in 1952
House arrest
E Darwin, Pristley, Wedgewood, Watt
101 days in a glass pelican. An accountant
Metal receiver; air pump
'Are Big Machines Necessary?' (CERN closing down other experiments)
Christmas Day Rescue!
Taking a barometer for a walk
Examined a telegraph cable. Was unimpressed
1947 report implicating race in Sickle Cell's aetiology
£100,000 from Macdonald for Radium
Siderius Nuncius

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