For upwards of sixty years Sir William had devoted himself to science. both pure and applied. and very few scientists can look back upon a career so ... He also took a doe) interest in the solution of the sewage problem, and serera pamphlets on the subject were written by him. In 1897 the honour of knighthood was conferred upon him. ... The Paris Acadea#39;niie des Sciences bestowed on him a rize of 3.000 francs and a gold medal in recognition of his iscoverics in molecular physics.
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