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Top ten medical advancements of the 20th century #10: placebo controlled, randomized, blinded clinical trials one of the first accounts of a clinical trial is from 1747 when a naval surgeon james lind tested the effects of various remedies for scurvy and compared them to each other. The significance of the discovery of the iceman this was a remarkable find, especially when otzi was believed to have died in autumn, now, that one small change. Some of the more remarkable archaeological discoveries in the 20th century were made by dame kathleen kenyon kathleen kenyon was born into the heart of the english scholarly community and with all the help that influence and connections could provide became one of the foremost excavators in great britain. A remarkable story, brilliantly toldbrenda fowler's account of the iceman's discovery, the subsequent politicking between austrian and italian authorities over ownership, and the battle of egos among the scientists who had the priviledge of glimpsing in unprecedented detail, life in early europe reads like a gripping detective novel.
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Most of the entirely new materials were nonmetallic, although at least one new metal, aluminum, reached proportions of large-scale industrial significance in the 20th century. An eminently readable book about the unraveling of dna, one of the most important scientific discoveries of the century the book also offers an interesting look at english society after the second world war.
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