1663 in science

The year 1663 in science and technology involved some significant events.

List of years in science (table)

AstronomyEdit

ExplorationEdit

MathematicsEdit

  • The first book about games of chance, Girolamo Cardano's Liber de ludo aleae ("On Casting the Die"), written in the 1560s, is published.

MeteorologyEdit

PublicationsEdit

  • Robert Boyle publishes Considerations touching the Usefulness of Experimental Natural Philosophy (first part).

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Leupe, Pieter Arend Leupe (1868). "De eilanden Dina en Maerseveen in den Zuider Atlantischen Oceaan" in: Verhandelingen en berigten betrekkelijk het zeewezen, de zeevaartkunde, de hydrographie, de koloniën en de daarmede in verband staande wetenschappen, Deel 28, Afd. 2, [no.] 9 (Amsterdam) pp. 242–253.