1710 in science

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The year 1710 in science and technology involved some significant events.

Events[edit]

Astronomy[edit]

Physiology and medicine[edit]

  • Alexis Littré, in his treatise Diverses observations anatomiques, is the first physician to suggest the possibility of performing a lumbar colostomy for an obstruction of the colon.
  • Stephen Hales makes the first experimental measurement of the capacity of a mammalian heart.[3]

Technology[edit]

Zoology[edit]

Publications[edit]

Births[edit]

James Short's telescope

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://messier.seds.org/xtra/Bios/halley.html
  2. ^ * O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "1710 in science", MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, University of St Andrews .
  3. ^ Forssmann, Werner. Nobel Lecture in Physiology or Medicine, 1956.
  4. ^ Vol. 27 pp. 186–190.
  5. ^ "Ole Rømer - Danish astronomer". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 3 April 2018.