TITLE

Thompson, Benjamin

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Thompson, Benjamin (1753-1814) was an American-born British physicist, political figure, and a founder of the Royal Institution of Great Britain. His study of heat established the modern theory that heat is a form of motion.
ACCESSION #
37309298

 

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