James Hutton

1726 - 1797

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James Hutton was a Scottish chemist and geologist best known for his theory of the age of the Earth. He was greatly influenced by Newton's work.
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Honours awarded to James Hutton
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Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1783

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