1844 in science

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The year 1844 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.

Astronomy[edit]

Biology[edit]

Chemistry[edit]

Earth sciences[edit]

Mathematics[edit]

Medicine[edit]

Metrology[edit]

Physics[edit]

Technology[edit]

Events[edit]

  • July 27 – Death of English chemist and physicist John Dalton in Manchester where his body lies in honour in the Town Hall and more than 40,000 people file past his coffin.

Awards[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Zoologischer Garten Berlin". zoo-infos.de. Zoo-Infos.de. Retrieved 2010-09-05. 
  2. ^ Sampson, F. Bruce (1985). "Botany of the Antarctic Voyage". Early New Zealand Botanical Art. Auckland: Reed Methuen. p. 76. Retrieved 2011-04-05. 
  3. ^ Edkins, Jo. "Small units". Imperial Measures of Length. Jo Edkins. Archived from the original on 10 October 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-23.