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A history of the New York Academy of Sciences

Herman L. Fairchild

A history of the New York Academy of Sciences

formerly the Lyceum of Natural History

by Herman L. Fairchild

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Published by The Author in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New York Academy of Sciences

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    Statementby Herman Le Roy Fairchild ; read in abstract before the Society, May 10, 1886
    SeriesLandmarks II, monographs
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxii, 190 p. [34] leaves of plates
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15216639M

    The New York Academy of Sciences is an independent not-for-profit organization committed to advancing science, technology, and society worldwide since With more t members in countries, the academy’s global scientific community benefits humanity by advancing scientific knowledge, positively influencing society’s challenges with science-based solutions, and increasing . History. The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) was founded on March 3, , at the height of the Civil War. The immediate roots of the NAS can be traced back to the early s and a group of scientists based largely in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

    As the spread of COVID continues and New York State remains “on pause,” The New York Academy of Medicine’s in-person public programming continues to be suspended and our Library remains closed to onsite visitors. All NYAM staff continue to work remote addressing health inequities and challenges that are exacerbated by COVID   Great Science Reads @ The New York Academy of Sciences Dean Kamen’s pick Calculus for Cats is wonderful Seven scientists and science-lovers—Dean Kamen, Helen Fisher, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and more—recommend their favorite science books, fiction and non, for you to wrap up and gift for the holidays (or maybe just read yourself).

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