Daily Archives: August 26, 2014

Antoine Lavoisier
August 26 is Antoine Lavoisier’s birthday. Lavoisier was the French chemist considered the Father of Modern Chemistry. Lavoisier was the man largely responsible for guiding chemistry from the hands of alchemists and into a scientific discipline. Prior to Lavoisier, those that studied chemical properties still worked under assumptions passed on […]

Today In Science History – August 26 – Antoine Lavoisier