- ESPY, JAMES POLLARD
- a meteorologist, born in Pennsylvania; did notable work in investigating the causes of storms, and in 1841 published "The Philosophy of Storms"; was appointed to the Washington observatory, where he carried on experiments in the cooling of gases and atmospheric expansion (1785-1860).
The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. James Wood. 1907.
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