Argon discovered (24 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

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

Citation:
Editors. "Argon discovered". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6373, accessed 05 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. Victorian Scientific Thought and Applications