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Discovery of Cherenkov radiation

1934 — Georges Lemaître interprets the cosmological constant as due to a vacuum energy with an unusual perfect fluid equation of state

Vitamin B1 Formula, R. R. Williams
Tritium, Oliphant and Harteck

Nuclear photoelectric effect, Goldhaber, Chadwick


2 September 1934 discovery of 7043 Godart

7 September 1934 discovery of 2664 Everhart

9 September 1934 discovery of 1925 Franklin-Adams


11 May 1934 Death of George Cary Comstock in Madison, Wisconsin, USA

8 July 1934, Death of Edouard-Benjamin Baillaud in Toulouse, Haute-Garonne, France

2 September 1934 Death of Willard James Fisher in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

2 December 1934 Death of Thomas Henry Espinall Compton Espin in Tow Law, Durham, England

1934 Death of Santiago Ramón y Cajal

1934 Birth of Phillip James Peebles

1934 Birth of Robert B. Palmer


Nobel Prize

Chemistry to Harold Clayton Urey "for his discovery of heavy hydrogen"

Physiology or Medicine to George Hoyt Whipple, George Richards Minot and William Parry Murphy "for their discoveries concerning liver therapy in cases of anaemia"

Popular Science Mar 1934

Popular Science Aug 1934


1933 - 1934 - 1935

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