TITLE

OUTSTANDING DISCOVERIES

PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Chemical Business;Feb2009, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information about Joseph Priestley, an 18th century British Theologian, and his discoveries in science. Priestley wrote of more than 150 works in science and religion. He was the inventor of soda water and most famous for discovering oxygen, an active ingredient in the atmosphere of the Earth. It is noted that his discovery of oxygen answered questions regarding burning.
ACCESSION #
37013435

 

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