1584 in science

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List of years in science (table)

The year 1584 in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed here.

Astronomy[edit]

Cartography[edit]

Exploration[edit]

Mathematics[edit]

Instruments mathematiques mechaniques (1584) by Jean Errard

Medicine[edit]

Technology[edit]

Other events[edit]

  • Nikola Vitov Gučetić publishes Sopra le Metheore d' Aristotile giving explanations for the causes of winds and of the movement of air in caves.

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Elman, Benjamin A. (April 2005). "Sino-Jesuit Accommodations During the Seventeenth Century". On their own terms: science in China, 1550–1900. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. p. 127. ISBN 978-0-674-01685-9. 
  2. ^ a b Grun, Bernard (1991). The Timetables of History (3rd ed.). New York: Simon & Schuster. p. 259. ISBN 0-671-74919-6.