Mendeleev Anniversary

Mendeleev Anniversary

Posted by Alan Crooks on Feb 2, 2020 11:02 am

Today is the anniversary of the death, at Saint Petersburg on 2 Feb  1907, of the Russian chemist Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleev, who is probably  best remembered for developing the periodic classification of the  elements. The 313 km diameter lunar impact crater Mendeleev, located on  the far side of the Moon, is named in his honour

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