1827 in science

The year 1827 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.

List of years in science (table)




  • G. Poulett Scrope publishes his Memoir on the Geology of Central France, including the volcanic formations…, extending by detailed observation his work on volcanology.[5]

History of scienceEdit

  • John Farey publishes A Treatise on the Steam Engine, historical, practical and descriptive in London.





Higher EducationEdit





  1. ^ Wöhler, Friedrich. "Ueber das Aluminium". Annalen der Physik und Chemie. Retrieved 9 July 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Ahrens, Richard (1977). "William Prout (1785–1850): a Biographical Sketch". Journal of Nutrition. 107 (1): 15–23. doi:10.1093/jn/107.1.15. PMID 319206. Retrieved 2008-03-06. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ Narrative of the Attempt to reach the North Pole, &c.. 1827.
  4. ^ Berton, Pierre (1988). The Arctic Grail: the Quest for the North West Passage and the North Pole, 1818-1909. Toronto: Random House of Canada. p. 100. ISBN 1-58574-116-7.
  5. ^ Burke, James (1985). The Day the Universe Changed. London: BBC. p. 250. ISBN 0-563-20192-4. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ Adams, Robert (1827). "Cases of Diseases of the Heart". Dublin Hospital Reports. 4: 353–453.
  7. ^ Leibowitz, J. O. (1970). The History of Coronary Heart Disease. London: Wellcome Institute. pp. 110–111. ISBN 0-85484-005-2.
  8. ^ Bright, Richard (1827). Reports of Medical Cases, Selected with a View of Illustrating the Symptoms and Cure of Diseases by a Reference to Morbid Anatomy. 1. London: Longmans.
  9. ^ The Hutchinson Factfinder. Helicon. 1999. ISBN 1-85986-000-1.
  10. ^ Fourier, Joseph (1827). "Mémoire sur la température du globe terrestre et des espaces planétaires". Mémoires de l'Académie Royale des Sciences. Paris. 7: 569–604.
  11. ^ "Steamship Curaçao". Archived from the original on 2010-12-24. Retrieved 2011-02-02. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  12. ^ Dickinson, H. W. (1938). A Short History of the Steam Engine. Cambridge University Press.
  13. ^ Allin, Michael (1999). Zarafa: A Giraffe's True Story, from Deep in Africa to the Heart of Paris. Delta Books. ISBN 0-385-33411-7.
  14. ^ "Copley Medal | British scientific award". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 22 July 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  15. ^ (in French) A. von Schoenberg, Biographie de Michel Troja, Dr et professeur in Bulletin universel des sciences et de l'industrie: Bulletin des sciences médicales. Bureau du Bulletin. 1831. pp. 226. Retrieved 13 February 2021. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)