1748 in science

The year 1748 in science and technology involved some significant events.

List of years in science (table)

ArchaeologyEdit

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Earth sciencesEdit

  • Publication in Amsterdam of the Neptunian theory of French diplomat Benoît de Maillet (died 1738) in Telliamed, ou entretiens d’un philosophe indien avec un missionnaire françois, sur la diminution de la mer, la formation de la terre, l’origine de l’homme... as edited by Abbé Jean Baptiste de Mascrier.

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ReferencesEdit

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  7. ^ Britten's Watch & Clock Makers' Handbook Dictionary & Guide (15th ed.). p. 122.
  8. ^ Macey, Samuel L. Encyclopedia of Time. p. 348.
  9. ^ A Journal of natural philosophy, chemistry and the arts, p. 159, The invention of the detached escapement belongs to P. Le Roy
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