Alfred Nobel

Alfred Nobel : biography 21 October 1833 - 10 December 1896 Alfred Bernhard Nobel ( 21 October 1833 – 10 December 1896) was...

Alfred Nobel

Alfred Nobel : biography 21 October 1833 - 10 December 1896 On his religious views, Nobel was an atheist. Despite the lack of formal...

Alfred Nobel

Alfred Nobel : biography 21 October 1833 - 10 December 1896 The family factory produced armaments for the Crimean War (1853–1856); but, had difficulty switching...

Arthur Aikin

Arthur Aikin : biography 19 May 1773 - 15 April 1854 Arthur Aikin, FLS, FGS (19 May 1773 – 15 April 1854) was...

Antoine Lavoisier

Antoine Lavoisier : biography 26 August 1743 - 8 May 1794 Antoine-Laurent de Lavoisier (also Antoine Lavoisier after the French Revolution; 26 August...

Antoine Lavoisier

Antoine Lavoisier : biography 26 August 1743 - 8 May 1794 This continuous slow combustion, which they supposed took place in the lungs, enabled the...

Antoine Lavoisier

Antoine Lavoisier : biography 26 August 1743 - 8 May 1794 Chemical nomenclature Lavoisier, together with L. B. Guyton de Morveau, Claude-Louis Berthollet, and Antoine...

Antoine Lavoisier

Antoine Lavoisier : biography 26 August 1743 - 8 May 1794 Easter Memoir The "official" version of Lavoisier's Easter Memoir did not appear until 1778....

Antoine Lavoisier

Antoine Lavoisier : biography 26 August 1743 - 8 May 1794 Oxygen Theory of Combustion During the summer and fall of 1772 Lavoisier turned...

Antoine Lavoisier

Antoine Lavoisier : biography 26 August 1743 - 8 May 1794 Method of chymical nomenclature: proposed by Messrs. De Moreau, Lavoisier, Bertholet, and De...