|Title||Paper, 'An account of a tench tryed in the exhausting engine' by Dr [William] Croon [Croone]|
|Description||Croone details an experiment involving putting a tench in a receiver and exhausting the air within. The tench died, and its bladder was flat and empty. A second experiment was performed by pumping air out, resulting in the bladder becoming distended.|
Read to the Royal Society on 20 May 1663.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Digital images||View item on Science in the Making|
|Related records in the catalogue||RBO/2ii/37|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8189||Croone; William (1633 - 1684); physician||1633 - 1684|