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anniversary of the discovery of the Gunpowder Plot 39757
Canadian physiologist (born in the United States) who assisted F. G. Banting in research leading to the discovery of insulin (1899-1978) Best , C. H. Best , Charles Herbert Best
profitable discovery bonanza
making an important discovery breakthrough
French anthropologist who studied the craniums and brains of different races of people; remembered for his discovery that articulate speech depends on an area of the brain now known as Broca's area (1824-1880) Broca , Pierre-Paul Broca
Italian histologist noted for work on the structure of the nervous system and for his discovery of Golgi bodies (1844-1926) Camillo Golgi , Golgi
Austrian physicist famous for his discovery of the Doppler effect (1803-1853) Christian Johann Doppler , Doppler
legal holiday commemorating the discovery of America by Christopher Columbus Columbus Day , Discovery Day , October 12
French chemist (born in Poland) who won two Nobel prizes; one (with her husband and Henri Becquerel) for research on radioactivity and another for her discovery of radium and polonium (1867-1934) Curie , Madame Curie , Marie Curie , Marya Sklodowska
Russian chemist who developed a periodic table of the chemical elements and predicted the discovery of several new elements (1834-1907) Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleev , Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleyev , Dmitri Mendeleev , Dmitri Mendeleyev , Mendeleev , Mendeleyev
discovery, cry of eureka
expression of triumph or discovery eureka
travel for the purpose of discovery exploration , geographic expedition
motion picture with rebirth and discovery film noir
English chemist whose work on radioactive disintegration led to the discovery of isotopes (1877-1956) Frederick Soddy , Soddy
German chemist remembered for his discovery of the ring structure of benzene (1829-1896) Friedrich August Kekule , Friedrich August Kekule von Stradonitz , Kekule
Italian physiologist noted for his discovery that frogs' muscles contracted in an electric field (which led to the galvanic cell) (1737-1798) Galvani , Luigi Galvani
day for the celebration of the discovery of the Gunpowder Plot Guy Fawkes Day
method of learning by discovery, educational heuristic
discovery as learning experience heuristics
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