Friedrich August Kekule


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Noun1.Friedrich August Kekule - German chemist remembered for his discovery of the ring structure of benzene (1829-1896)
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Fue el quimico aleman Friedrich August Kekule quien propuso convocar una conferencia a la que asistieran los quimicos mas importantes del momento para discutir estos asuntos.
HOW DREAMS Kg CAME TRUE Chemist Friedrich August Kekule dreamed about a snake grabbing its own tail, which led him to discover the circular structure of the benzene molecule.
From Antoine Lavoisier's discovery of oxygen's role in combustion, through Friedrich August Kekule's dream about benzene rings, to Alfred Nobel's invention of dynamite, chemistry--emerging from the centuries-old practice of alchemy--produced the bulk of scientific breakthroughs during this period.