So what are these?
1882 - Robert Koch announces the discovery of the bacterium responsible for tuberculosis (mycobacterium tuberculosis; seen above
1965 - Ranger 9, equipped to convert its signals into a form suitable for showing on domestic television, brings images of the…
1826 - Samuel Morey patents the internal combustion engine.
1578 - William Harvey, English physician who described the flow of blood though the human body (see above)
1776 - Sophie Germain, French mathematician
1856 - Acacio Gabriel Viegas, Indian physician
1865 - Richard Adolf…
1850 - Henri Louis le Chatelier, French chemist
1883 - Otto Heinrich Warburg, German physician and Nobel Prize laureate
1917 - Rodney Robert Porter, English biochemist and Nobel Prize laureate
1927 - CÃ©sar Milstein, Argentine scientist and Nobel Prize laureate
1647 - Christian SÃ¸…
Sincerest apologies for being MIA for quite a while now. This week in particular was hectic (in good ways) and time to blog was negligible. Two candidates interviewed and the systematics workshop was excellent. But it is now Saturday, Spring Break has started, and I theoretically have some down…