Universities and Tractors – Central Asian Science

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After the collapse of the Mongol Empire in the end of the Middle Ages, scientists and doctors had to find homes in the courts of the smaller kingdoms that succeeded the Mongols. Soon after 1700, Peter the Great started the first universities in Russia. Some students studied in Europe, and brought back new European ideas [...]