Stranger Fruit

Today in Science (0309)

Apparently it is PZ’s birthday. Wander on over and remind him how old he is …

Events

2006 – Liquid water is discovered on Enceladus, the sixth largest moon of Saturn.

Births

1564 – David Fabricius, German astronomer

1758 – Franz Joseph Gall, German neuroscientist & phrenologist

1887 – Fritz Lenz, German geneticist

1923 – Walter Kohn, Austrian-born physicist and Nobel Prize laureate

Deaths

1851 – Hans Christian ├śrsted, Danish physicist

1954 – Eva Ahnert-Rohlfs, German astronomer

1954 – V. Walfrid Ekman, Swedish oceanographer

1974 – Earl Wilbur Sutherland Jr., American physiologist and Nobel Prize laureate

1983 – Ulf von Euler, Swedish physiologist and Nobel Prize laureate