History of Science - Academics
Science Historian Gordin Discusses Mendeleev’s Periodic Table, Now Turning 150 Years Old
The story of the “attempt at a system of elements,” as Mendeleev titled his initial publication, has been laid out clearly by science historian Michael Gordin in a special issue of the journal Science.
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