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On March 31, 1839, Russian military explorer Nikolai Przewalski was born. A curious boy who wanted to travel, he realized early that his best chances for this were increased if he joined the army… the army travelled. When he finally … Continue reading
An Ether Celebration
On March 30, 1842, rural physician and surgeon Dr. Crawford Williamson Long used sulphuric ether during surgery. Dr. Long soaked a towel in ether to render his patient unconscious, then removed a tumour from the patient’s neck. When the patient … Continue reading