1595 in science

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The year 1595 in science and technology involved some significant events, some of which are listed here.

Chemistry[edit]

Exploration[edit]

Mathematics[edit]

Medicine[edit]

  • 1595–1596 – Scipione (Girolamo) Mercurio publishes La commare o riccoglitrice ("The midwife"), the first text to advocate a Caesarean section on the living in cases of a contracted long pelvis.[4]

Technology[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Grun, Bernard (1991). "1595". The Timetables of History (3rd ed.). New York: Simon and Schuster. p. 265. ISBN 0-671-74919-6. 
  2. ^ His book The Discovery of Guiana (1596) makes exaggerated claims for his discoveries.
  3. ^ Groundbreaking Scientific Experiments, Inventions, and Discoveries.
  4. ^ Norman, Jeremy M. (1991). Morton's Medical Bibliography: An Annotated Check-List of Texts Illustrating the History of Medicine (Garrison and Morton) (5th ed.). Aldershot: Scolar. ISBN 0-85967-897-0. 
  5. ^ Burke, James (1978). Connections. London: Macmillan. p. 188. ISBN 0-333-24827-9.