Jean Senebier

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Date of birth
1742-05-06
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Date of death
1809-07-22
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Senebier was interested in the natural sciences but in accordance with the wishes of his family he took holy orders in 1765 and became the pastor of a Protestant church in Geneva. (Details)
In 1775 he published "Art d'observer" ("The Art of Observation"). (Details)
During a year spent in Paris he mixed in scientific circles. (Details)
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Senebier conducted ground-breaking investigations into photosynthesis.
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natural sciences and mathematics
Disciplines
natural scientist
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