1903 in science

The year 1903 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.

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AeronauticsEdit

 
December 17 – Wright brothers' first flight

BiologyEdit

  • The type specimen of the vampire squid (Vampyroteuthis infernalis) is described by Carl Chun.
  • Fauna and Flora International is founded as the Society for the Preservation of the Wild Fauna of the Empire by a group of British naturalists and American statesmen in Africa.

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ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ At a meeting of the American Mathematical Society in New York City.
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  5. ^ Campbell, A. W. (1903). "Histological studies on cerebral localisation". Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. 72 (477–486): 488–492. doi:10.1098/rspl.1903.0077. S2CID 145403326.
  6. ^ "Stovaïne, anesthésique local". Bull. Sc. pharmacolog. 10 (1904): 141.
  7. ^ "The History of Engines – How Engines Work. Part 2: A Short History and Timeline of Gas Turbine Engines". About.com.Inventors. Archived from the original on 2019-09-25. Retrieved 2012-01-31.
  8. ^ Blake, LeRoy W. (May–June 1979). "Remembering the A.D. Baker Company". Farm Collector: 4. Archived from the original on 2012-05-10. Retrieved 2012-07-09.
  9. ^ Wilson, Paul N. (1972). "J. G. A. Kitchen, 1869-1940, and his inventions". Transactions of the Newcomen Society. 45: 15–43. doi:10.1179/tns.1972.002.
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  13. ^ "George Davis Snell - American geneticist". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 21 February 2018.
  14. ^ Gegenbaur, Carl (1826-1903). catalogue.bnf.fr (in French). Bibliothèque Nationale de France. Retrieved 6 February 2021.