Black, Joseph. 1728-1799.
British chemist who rediscovered carbon dioxide (1756) and formulated the concepts of latent heat and specific heat.

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  • Joseph Black — (* 16. April 1728 in Bordeaux, Frankreich; † 6. Dezember 1799 in Edinburgh) war ein schottischer Physiker und Chemiker. Er ist der Entdecker des Kohlenstoffdioxids, des Elements Magnesium und der latenten Wärme …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Joseph Black — Infobox Scientist name = Joseph Black box width = image width = 180px caption = Mezzotint engraving after Sir Henry Raeburn birth date = April 16,1728 birth place = Bordeaux, France death date = December 6,1799 death place = Edinburgh residence …   Wikipedia

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  • Joseph Pomeroy Widney — (December 26, 1841 mdash; July 4, 1938) was a polymathic pioneer American physician, medical topographer, scholar educator, clergyman, entrepreneur philanthropist, proto environmentalist, prohibitionist, philosopher of religion, controversial… …   Wikipedia

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