Robert Hooke

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Noun1.Robert Hooke - English scientist who formulated the law of elasticity and proposed a wave theory of light and formulated a theory of planetary motion and proposed the inverse square law of gravitational attraction and discovered the cellular structure of cork and introduced the term `cell' into biology and invented a balance spring for watches (1635-1703)
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In 1665, Robert Hooke peered down his microscope at a piece of cork and discovered little boxes that reminded him of rooms in a monastery.
Even at its earliest stage of development, the microscope was instrumental in the conception of the cell theory of Matthias Schleiden and Theodor Schwann in 1838; it also provided Robert Hooke (1635-1703) with the first observations of individual cells of cork.
Robert Hooke ac Isaac Newton oedd y ddau gyntaf i sylwi ar liwiad ffurfiannol a'r hyn oedd yn ei achosi sef ymyriant tonnau (wave interference) ac fe eglurodd Thomas Young beth oedd symudliw.
my father, Robert Hooke (at the dinner table, sometime in the late 1950s or early 1960s) (1) Congress seems to be taking a Theory X approach to management of science and scientists.
Some of the earliest telescopic observations by Gian Domenico Cassini and Robert Hooke in the mid-1660s note a "permanent Spot" on Jupiter, which many have since interpreted as being the GRS.
Create a picture (Victoria Gallery & Museum Ashton Street, Liverpool, Thursday, February 18, 1pm to 4pm) Create a framed picture of the Great Fire of London inspired by the gallery's latest museum exhibition celebrating the work of Robert Hooke, who helped rebuild London after the fire.
In 1665, English scientist Robert Hooke published Micrographie
Su versatilidad, sustentada en la posibilidad de presentar investigaciones ya terminadas o simplemente para insinuar posibles caminos o describir cosas raras o monstruos llamo el interes de pensadores como Robert Boyle y Robert Hooke (para mencionar los mas conocidos).
Ever since Robert Hooke published his Physiological Descriptions of Minute Bodies in 1665, the microscope has opened up the world in miniature.
The chapter ends with a discussion of Robert Hooke and the advent of institutionalized note taking.
Here we see in full force the apparent feud between Robert Hooke and Isaac Newton, to the extent that Newton withdrew his membership from the Royal Society and refused to publish his book on optics until Hooke had died (p.