1900 in science
The year 1900 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.
1900 in science - Wikipedia
1900 Galveston hurricane
The Hurricane of 1900 made landfall on September 8, 1900, in the city of Galveston, Texas, in the United States. It had estimated winds of 145 miles per hour (233 km/h) at landfall, making it a C...
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1900 in paleontology
Paleontology, palaeontology or palæontology (from Greek: paleo, "ancient"; ontos, "being"; and logos, "knowledge") is the study of prehistoric life forms on Earth through the examination of plant and ...
Siboga Expedition
The Siboga Expedition was a Dutch zoological and hydrographic expedition to Indonesia from March 1899 to February 1900.The leader of the expedition was Max Carl Wilhelm Weber. Other members of the cre...
Siboga Expedition - Wikipedia
Linear B
Linear B is a syllabic script that was used for writing Mycenaean Greek, the earliest attested form of Greek. The script predates the Greek alphabet by several centuries. The oldest Mycenaean writing ...
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Russian polar expedition of 1900–02
The Russian polar expedition of 1900–1902 was commissioned by the Saint Petersburg Academy of Sciences to study the Arctic Ocean north of New Siberian Islands and search for the legendary Sannikov Lan...
Russian polar expedition of 1900–02 - Wikipedia
463 Lola
463 Lola (1900 FS) is Main-belt asteroid discovered on October 31, 1900 by Max Wolf at Heidelberg.
Boss General Catalogue
Boss General Catalogue (GC, sometimes General Catalogue) is an astronomical catalogue containing 33,342 stars. It was compiled by Benjamin Boss and published in the United States in 1936. Its original...
455 Bruchsalia
455 Bruchsalia is an asteroid. It was discovered by Max Wolf and Friedrich Karl Arnold Schwassmann on May 22, 1900. Its provisional name was 1900 FG.
Antikythera wreck
The Antikythera wreck lays off the Greek island of Antikythera on the edge of the Aegean Sea, northwest of CreteThe Antikythera wreck is a shipwreck dating from the 2nd quarter of the 1st century BC. ...
Antikythera wreck - Wikipedia
454 Mathesis
454 Mathesis is an asteroid that was discovered by German astronomer Friedrich Karl Arnold Schwassmann on March 28, 1900. Its provisional name was 1900 FC.Photometric observations of this asteroid at...
460 Scania
460 Scania is an asteroid. It was discovered by Max Wolf on 22 October 1900 and given the provisional name 1900 FN. It was named at a meeting in Lund, Skåne (lat.: Scania), in 1904.
1900 Westchester County tornado
The 1900 Westchester County tornado was an intense, but short-lived tornado that caused significant damage near the city of New Rochelle.
During the afternoon of August 7, 1900, a strong torn...
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457 Alleghenia
457 Alleghenia is an asteroid. It was discovered by Max Wolf and Friedrich Karl Arnold Schwassmann on September 15, 1900. Its provisional name was 1900 FJ.It is named in honor of the northside neighbo...
Solar eclipse of May 28, 1900
A total solar eclipse occurred on May 28, 1900. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun, thereby totally or partly obscuring the image of the Sun for a viewer on Earth. A...
Solar eclipse of May 28, 1900 - Wikipedia
Dunhuang manuscripts
The Dunhuang manuscripts are a cache of important religious and secular documents discovered in the Mogao Caves of Dunhuang, China, in the early 20th century. Dating from the 5th to early 11th centuri...
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453 Tea
453 Tea is an S-type asteroid belonging to the Flora family in the Main Belt. Its diameter is about 21 km and it has an albedo of 0.183. Its rotation period is 6.4 hours.In the 1980s Tea was cons...
Migdale Hoard
4°19′37″W / 57.904°N 4.327°W / 57.904; -4.327The Migdale Hoard is a priceless collection of early Bronze Age jewellery discovered by workmen blasting a granite knoll behind Bo...
461 Saskia
461 Saskia is a Themistian asteroid discovered by Max Wolf on October 22, 1900. Its provisional name was 1900 FP. It is named after Saskia van Uylenburgh, the wife of Rembrandt.
458 Hercynia
458 Hercynia is an asteroid. It was discovered by Max Wolf and Friedrich Karl Arnold Schwassmann on September 21, 1900. Its provisional name was 1900 FK.
456 Abnoba
456 Abnoba is an asteroid. It was discovered by Max Wolf and Friedrich Karl Arnold Schwassmann on June 4, 1900. Its provisional name was 1900 FH.