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December 15, 2010

Squint your eyes

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Identify this EPIC book which has illustrations like 2 and 3.

1. 2.  3. 

For fake bonus points, tell us the now very famous scientific term which was first coined in this book by its author.

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Answer:
Micrographia by Robert Hooke. Hooke made detailed observations of insects using his microscope and wrote this book. It was the first book published by The Royal Society. It also coined the term “Cell”.


42 Responses to “Squint your eyes”

  1. udupendra
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    Micrographia, by Hooke. Cell.


  2. Robert Hooke’s Micrographia and ‘cell’


  3. Goyal
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    Micrographia – cell :)

    Thank God for my degree in Biology!!


  4. mrsgollum

    Robert Hooke, cell.


  5. Robert Hooke’s Micrographia. The word ‘Cell’ was first used in this book.


  6. Vrashabh

    Micrographia by Robert Hooke.
    The term is the word “Cell”


  7. Moju21

    Micrographia


  8. book–micrographia by robert hooke
    scientific term first coined–cell


  9. The book is Micrographia by Robert Hooke.
    The biological term “Cell” was first coined in this book.


  10. Rogi
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    micrographia
    cell


  11. Jerin Philip

    Micrographia – Robert Hooke


  12. vinayaknp

    Micrographia by Robert Hooke

    Word coined is cell


  13. Micrographia


  14. shrik
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    Micrographia by Robert Hooke. Coined the term ‘cell’.


  15. xeqtor

    Robert Hooke, Micrographia

    Scientific term Microscopy?


  16. Abhilash Bhandari

    Micrographia: or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies made by magnifying glasses

    BY ROBERT HOOKE


  17. Dibyo
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    i can’t help notice i haven’t got credit for the dec 6 question


  18. Dibyo
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    answer: robert hooke’s micrographia


  19. apar
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    Robert Hooke’s Micrographia.
    Scientific term = cell.


  20. Manish Achuth
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    Micrographia by Robert Hooke.


  21. stinky94

    The book is Micrographia, by Robert Hooke.
    The term must be “cell”.


  22. Bharath
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    Micrographia: Physiological descriptions of minute bodies by Robert Hooke


  23. duriel
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    Micrographia by Robert Hooke
    Bonus: Cell


  24. Sumanth Patlolla
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    Micrographia is a historic book by Robert Hooke, detailing the then thirty year-old Hooke’s observations through various lenses


  25. jowens
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    Micrographia by Robert Hooke; “cell”


  26. Raghuvansh
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    Robert Hooke’s Micrographia, cell.


  27. krudebox
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    Micrographia by Robert Hooke, coined the term Cell.


  28. Pawankumar Hegde
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    Micrographia & the term is cell


  29. dineshk
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    Micrographia by Robert Hooke – the word cell was first coined in this book because biological cells reminded Hooke of Monk’s cells.


  30. Logik
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    Micrographia by Robert Hooke.
    cell being the term.


  31. Nanda

    Micrographia by Robert Hook. The term is cell


  32. Nanda

    Micrographia by Robert Hook. Term is cell


  33. Ananth
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    micrographia


  34. AmK
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    Micrographia, by Robert Hooke.
    The term was “cell”.


  35. Siddarth Pai

    Mircographia by Hooke

    pic 2 is a louse

    3 is a flea

    he coined the word cell


  36. Piyush

    Micrographia by Robert Hooke and the word cell.


  37. Pawankumar hegde
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    Micrographia


  38. vkamath

    this is the micrographia, a book by robert hooke.This is the first book or document that used the word ‘cell’


  39. micrographia


  40. lotuseater

    This is Micrographia by Robert Hooke. The term he coined is ‘cell’


  41. Sanador

    Micrographia by Robert Hooke.


  42. MicroGraphia… the famous scientific term – cell was introduced in this book . .


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