The year 1866 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.

List of years in science (table)

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  • The second smallest pair of amicable numbers (1184, 1210) is discovered by teenager B. Nicolò I. Paganini.

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  7. ^ Erlenmeyer, Emil (1866). "Studien über die s. g. aromatischen Säuren". Annalen der Chemie und Pharmacie. 137 (3): 327–359. doi:10.1002/jlac.18661370309.
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  10. ^ Zur Anatomie und Physiologie der Retina.
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