Today in Science (0114)

Events

2005 – Landing of the Huygens probe on Saturn’s moon Titan.

Births

1684 – Johann Matthias Hase, German scientist

1806 – Matthew Fontaine Maury American oceanographer

Deaths

1742 – Edmond Halley, English scientist

1905 – Ernst Abbe, German physicist

2001 – Burkhard Heim, German physicist

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