1574 in science

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The year 1574 in science and technology involved some significant events.

Archaeology[edit]

  • In Rome (Italy), in the river Tiber between the two bridges, the monument base is discovered for a statue of Simon Paeter (or Simon the Sorcerer, the "Magus of Samaria"), with inscription "Simoni Deo Sancto" (translation: "To Simon the Holy God").

Exploration[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Turner, Gerard L'Estrange (2004). "Bourne, William (c. 1535–1582)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press.  The first edition of this text is available at Wikisource:  "Bourne, William". Dictionary of National Biography. London: Smith, Elder & Co. 1885–1900. 
  2. ^ "Lazarus Ercker". Encyclopædia Britannica Online. Retrieved 2011-07-06.