Science and Technology, 1900-1909

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Editor: Cynthia Rose
Date: 2004
American Decades Primary Sources
From: American Decades Primary Sources(Vol. 1: 1900-1909. )
Publisher: Gale
Document Type: Topic overview
Pages: 1
Content Level: (Level 3)
Lexile Measure: 1020L

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SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

CHRISTOPHER CUMO

Entries are arranged in chronological order by date of primary source. For entries with one primary source, the entry title is the same as the primary source title. Entries with more than one primary source have an overall entry title, followed by the titles of the primary sources.

CHRONOLOGY

Important Events in Science and Technology, 1900–1909 … 588

PRIMARY SOURCES

The Velocity of Light

Albert A. Michelson, 1902 … 591

Elementary Principles in Statistical Mechanics

J. Willard Gibbs, 1902… 594

Diary Entry of December 17, 1903

Orville Wright, December 17, 1903 … 596

Experiments with Alternate Currents of High Potential and High Frequency

Nikola Tesla, 1904 … 598

Adolescence: Its Psychology

G. Stanley Hall, 1905 … 600

Adams Act

Henry Cullen Adams, March 16, 1906 … 602

Pragmatism

William James, 1907 … 604

Plant-Breeding: Being Six Lectures upon the Amelioration of Domestic Plants

Liberty Hyde Bailey, 1907 … 606

Comparative Physiology of the Brain and Comparative Psychology

Jacques Loeb, 1907 … 608

Genetics and the Debate Over Acquired Traits … 610

The Training of the Human Plant

Luther Burbank, 1907

"Darwin and Paleontology"

Henry Fairfield Osborn, January 1, 1909

General Lectures on Electrical Engineering

Charles Steinmetz, 1908… 612

"Mutation"

Charles B. Davenport, January 1, 1909 … 615

"The Cell in Relation to Heredity and Evolution"

Edmund B. Wilson, January 1, 1909 … 616

The Evolution of Worlds

Percival Lowell, 1909 … 618

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