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Cosmology, Magnetite, Experimental physicists, Physicians, Electricity, and Magnetism
Gilbert, William ( Colchester, Essex, England, 1544; . London, England, 30 November 1603) . Gilbert was born into a rising, middle-class family that had only recently acquired its well-to-do status. [...]
Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography. 2008, v. 1, p66-68.
Magnetism, Electricity, and Mathematicians
Aepinus, Franz Ulrich Theodosicus ( . Rostock, Germany, 13 December 1724; . Dorpat, Russia [now Tartu, Estonian Soviet Socialist Republic], 10 August 1802) Aepinus came from a family long distinguished [...]