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Sample Data: Scientific Discoveries

Number of great scientific discoveries of each year

Originator: The World Almanac and Book of Facts

Data on the number of great inventions and scientific discoveries in each year from 1860 to 1959.

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Basic Examples

Retrieve the ResourceObject:

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View the data:

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Visualization

Plot the number of discoveries in each year:

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Wolfram Research, "Sample Data: Scientific Discoveries" from the Wolfram Data Repository (2016) https://doi.org/10.24097/wolfram.75421.data

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