1937 in science

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The year 1937 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.

Astronomy

  • June 8 – First total solar eclipse to exceed 7 minutes of totality in over 800 years; visible in the Pacific and Peru.

Biology

  • September 27 – Last definite record of a Bali tiger shot.[1]
  • Meredith Crawford first publishes results of the
    chimpanzees in the United States.[2]
  • Jay Laurence Lush publishes the influential textbook Animal Breeding Plans in the United States.[3]
  • The
    Hans Adolf Krebs
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Chemistry

Computer science

Exploration

Mathematics

Medicine

Physics

Technology

Awards

Births

Deaths

References

  1. ^ "Death of a Bali Tiger". Save The Tiger Fund. Archived from the original on 2008-05-11. Retrieved 2020-03-10.
  2. ^ Crawford, Meredith P. (1937). The Coöperative Solving of Problems by Young Chimpanzees. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Press.
  3. ^ Chapman, Arthur B. (1987). "Jay Laurence Lush". Biographical Memoirs. United States: National Academy of Sciences. 57: 279. Retrieved 2012-01-04.
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  7. ^ Bockmuhl, M. (1948). "Über eine neue Klasse von analgetisch wirkenden Verbindungen". Ann. Chem. 52: 561.
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  10. ^ "British Graham Land Expedition, 1934-37". Cambridge: Scott Polar Research Institute. 2011-03-31. Retrieved 2013-08-13.
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  13. ^ Goldberg, Michael (1937). "A class of multi-symmetric polyhedra". Tohoku Mathematical Journal.
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  15. ^ Plotkin, S. L.; S. A. (2008). "A short history of vaccination". In Plotkin, Stanley A.; Orenstein, Walter A.; Offit, Paul A. (ed.). Vaccines. Elsevier Health Sciences. p. 8.{{cite book}}: CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)
  16. ^ "An expectant public". 60 years of NHS Scotland. 2008. Archived from the original on 2008-09-28. Retrieved 2011-04-21.
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  19. ^ U.K. Patent No. 496,883.