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Who determined the temperature of the Sun first?

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Who introduced the creation and annihilation operators for the harmonic oscillator?

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How did Planck derive the black body radiation formula without using the Bose statistics?

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How did Kepler make his discovery?

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Who discovered the covering homomorphism between SU(2) and SO(3)?

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How did $SU(2)$ came into physics?

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Who achieved the analytic continuation of the Gamma function?

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Who discovered paramagnetism first?

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Old textbooks on statistical mechanics

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Who first wrote down the spin-orbit coupling term in the atom?

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Who discovered total internal reflection?

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Determining the temperature of a remote star by using the black body radiation formula

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Who discovered diamagnetism first?

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Who defined group representation in the modern way?