1705 in science

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The year 1705 in science and technology involved some significant events.

Astronomy[edit]

  • Edmond Halley, in his Synopsis Astronomia Cometicae, states that comets seen in 1456, 1531, 1607, and 1682 were actually a single comet and correctly predicts that it will return in 1758.

Life sciences[edit]

Other events[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0.