Robert Boyle – ‘The Sceptical Chymist’

Robert Boyle. The Wellcome Library, London. Wellcome Images.

One of the leading scientists of his day, Robert Boyle was born #OTD in Lismore, Co. Waterford in 1627. Regarded as the father of modern chemistry and responsible for Boyle’s law, he is one of the most influential thinkers ever to have come from Ireland.

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