1941 in science
The year 1941 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.
2640 Hällström
2640 Hällström is a main belt asteroid with an orbital period of 1355.9467588 days (3.71 years). The asteroid was discovered on March 18, 1941.
Earthquakes in Western Australia
Western Australia has had a regular history of earthquakes throughout its geological history. During European occupation — and since the science of seismology has developed — some earthqu...
Earthquakes in Western Australia - Wikipedia
One gene-one enzyme hypothesis
The one gene-one enzyme hypothesis is the idea that genes act through the production of enzymes, with each gene responsible for producing a single enzyme that in turn affects a single step in a metabo...
One gene-one enzyme hypothesis - Wikipedia
1941 Andaman Islands earthquake
The 1941 Andaman Islands earthquake struck the Andaman Islands on June 26 with a magnitude of 7.7 to 8.1. Details of this event are poorly known as much of Southeast Asia was in the turmoil of World W...
2231 Durrell
2231 Durrell (1941 SG) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 21, 1941 by Arend, S. at Uccle.
2107 Ilmari
2107 Ilmari (1941 VA) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on November 12, 1941 by L. Oterma at Turku.
1941 Van-Erciş earthquake
The 1941 Van-Erciş earthquake occurred at 23:53 local time on 10 September. It had an estimated magnitude of 5.9 and a maximum intensity of VIII (Destructive) on the Mercalli intensity scale, causing ...
1941 Van-Erciş earthquake - Wikipedia
1941 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 ...
1941 in paleontology - Wikipedia
Solar eclipse of September 21, 1941
A total solar eclipse occurred on September 21, 1941. 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 Ea...
Solar eclipse of September 21, 1941 - Wikipedia
First Geography Congress, Turkey
The First Geography Congress, which was held in Ankara in 1941, separated Turkey into seven geographical regions, which are still used today. The congress took numerous factors into consideration when...
2379 Heiskanen
2379 Heiskanen (1941 ST) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 21, 1941 by Vaisala, Y. at Turku.
Solar eclipse of March 27, 1941
An annular solar eclipse occurred on March 27, 1941. 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 Ear...
Solar eclipse of March 27, 1941 - Wikipedia
3497 Innanen
3497 Innanen (1941 HJ) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on April 19, 1941 by Liisi Oterma at Turku. The asteroid was named after Kimmo Innanen, who, with Seppo Mikhala, predicted the existence of Ma...
Plasmodium durae
Plasmodium durae is a parasite of the genus Plasmodium subgenus Giovannolaia.Like all Plasmodium species P. durae has both vertebrate and insect hosts. The vertebrate hosts for this parasite are birds...
1941 Chungpu earthquake
The 1941 Chungpu earthquake (Chinese: 1941年中埔地震; pinyin: 1941 nián Zhōngpǔ Dìzhèn) occurred with a magnitude of 7.1 on December 17, and was centred on the town of Chungpu, Taiwan. It was the f...
1941 Chungpu earthquake - Wikipedia
1941 in archaeology
The year 1941 in archaeology involved some significant events.
1745 Ferguson
1745 Ferguson (1941 SY1) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 17, 1941 by Willis, J. at Washington.
3892 Dezsö
3892 Dezsö is a main belt asteroid with an orbital period of 1537.0120835 days (4.21 years). The asteroid was discovered on April 19, 1941.
1710 Gothard
1710 Gothard (1941 UF) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on October 20, 1941 by György Kulin at Budapest.
1710 Gothard - Wikipedia
2299 Hanko
2299 Hanko (1941 SZ) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 25, 1941, by Vaisala, Y. at Turku. It is named after Hanko, the southernmost town in southern Finland.