Niels Stensen and geology (paleontology, stratigraphy and crystallography)

Niels Stensen and geology (paleontology, stratigraphy and crystallography)

by Elsebeth Thomsen An extraordinary career began when Niels Stensen, also known as Nicolaus Stenonis or Steno, was admitted in 1656 to the University of Copenhagen. He became a famous scientist, not only because of his many important discoveries in…