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Professor of natural philosophy to the Royal Institution.
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St George’s Hospital was established on this site in 1733 in a country home b...
London County Council Thomas Young, 1773 - 1829, man of science, lived here.
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Inorganic chemist. Born at 506 Halifax Road, Springside, near Todmorden, York...
Philosophy, Science, Literature
Molecular biologist. Born New Zealand. Worked on DNA X-ray diffraction studie...
Industrialist and inventor. From Preston. Set up a factory with a newly desi...
Amateur astronomer. One of the Commissioners for the Great Exhibition, 1951....
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