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LAPPARENT, ALBERT-AUGUSTE COCHON DE (b . Bourges, France, 30 December 1839 ; d. Paris, France, 4 May 1908), geology . Lapparent was descended from a noble family of the Vendee . His paternal grandfather, Emmanuel, 30 LAPPARENT LAP WORTH carried out at sea, 3,267 of which furnished samples . The continuity of the cretaceous beds on both sides of the Strait of Dover, the good quality of the sixty-meter-thick Cenomanian chalk, and the absence of faults were all demonstrated . The tunnel was possible .
The following year he requested and received assistance to travel to Spain in order to present his method to the king and to call attention to his books Tkbulas astronornicas y hydrogrkphicas, which are now lost . The journey lasted from 1631 to 1634 ; the king promised to finance the publication of his observations . The Advertencias de Miguel Florencio Van Langren . . a todos los professores y amadores de la mathemktica . . appeared in Madrid about 1634 . Van Langren continued his investigations in Brussels, publishing a Calendarium perpetuum .
He was irascible and often gave offense, but to his intimates he was warmhearted, displaying great charm . Highly respected in scientific circles, he received several scientific honors and honorary degrees . LANGLEY, 19 LANGLEY LANGLEY did not fly ; on two attempts in 1906 the launching apparatus failed . The ridicule of the press, offended by Langley's aloofness, and the mismanaged combination of official secrecy but public testing ended Langley's expensive program . It has been said that the work of the scientifically respected Langley brought experiments on flight out of the stage of ridicule and into a stage of science .