Argon discovered (24 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors


Lord Rayleigh (1842-1919) and William Ramsay (1852-1916) discover argon by spectroscopically analyzing the gas left over after nitrogen and oxygen are removed from air

Editors. "Argon discovered". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[, accessed 24 October 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. Victorian Scientific Thought and Applications