Posts Tagged ‘Robert Bunsen’



Google Doodle Celebrates The Father of Geology, Nicolas Steno!

  A new¬†Google Doodle¬†today honors the 374th birthday of the Danish anatomist Nicolas Steno, the man widely regarded as the father of modern geology. The new inanimate Doodle features the Google logo with letters sketched out of three to five layers of earth, depending on the height of the letter and links to search results […]

Happy 200th Birthday Robert Bunsen!

We would like to wish Robert Bunsen a happy 200th birthday today! Nearly everyone who has set foot in a chemistry lab has seen a variation of the burner that carries his name, but did you know he was blind in one eye from a laboratory accident where glassware shattered during an experiment? Bunsen created […]