#38372 Overall Influence

Georg Marcgrave

German naturalist and astronomer


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From Wikipedia

Georg Marcgrave was a German naturalist and astronomer, whose posthumously published Historia Naturalis Brasiliae was a major contribution to early modern science.Life Born in Liebstadt in the Electorate of Saxony, Marcgrave studied botany, astronomy, mathematics, and medicine in Germany and Switzerland until 1636 when he journeyed to Leiden in the Netherlands.

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Leiden University

University in Leiden, Netherlands

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#1656 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2758 World Rank