The finding of the double helix thus brought us not only joy but great relief. It was unbelievably interesting and immediately allowed us to make a serious proposal for the mechanism of gene duplication. ~ James Watson 1928 – Present - Geneticist
Outstanding examples of genius – a Mozart a Shakespeare or a Carl Friedrich Gauss – are markers on the path along which our species appears destined to tread. - Fred Hoyle 1915 to 2001 Astrophysicist
Boris Borisovich Galitzine (1862–1916) Russia – electromagnetic seismograph.
Hippolyte Mège-Mouriès (1817–1880) France – margarine.
Hon Lik (1951 - ) Chinese. electronic cigarette.
Madam C.J. Walker (1867–1919) USA – beauty and hair products for African American women.
Anders Celsius (1701–1744) Sweden – Celsius temperature scale.
Dawon Kahng (1931–1992) South Korea together with Simon Sze (1936–) Taiwan/USA – Floating-gate MOSFET.
Remi Swierczek (born 1958) Poland – Inventor of Music Identification System and the Mico Changer (coin hopper and dispenser used in casinos).
Richard Drew (1899–1980) USA – Masking tape.
Joseph Plateau (1801–1883) Belgium – phenakistiscope (stroboscope).
Ernest Orlando Lawrence (1901–1958) USA – Cyclotron.
William H. Dobelle (1943–2004) United States – first functioning artificial eye.
Corradino D'Ascanio (1891–1981) Italy – D'AT3 helicopter; Vespa scooter.
Marc Seguin (1786–1875) France – wire-cable suspension bridge.
Roy Plunkett (1910–1994) United States – Teflon.
Jimmy Hotz (born 1953) USA – Hotz MIDI Translator Atari Hotz Box.
Stanley Mazor (1941–) USA – microprocessor.
Antonio Benedetto Carpano (1764–1815) Italy – modern vermouth.
Marvin Camras (1916–1995) USA – magnetic recording.
Evgeniy Chertovsky (born 1902) Russia – pressure suit.
Bette Nesmith Graham (1924–1980) USA – Correction fluid Liquid Paper.
Geometry inasmuch as it is concerned with real space is no longer considered a part of pure mathematics; like mechanics and physics it belongs among the applications of mathematics. ~ Hermann Weyl 1885 to 1955 - Mathematician and Theoretical Physicist
Science is the acceptance of what works and the rejection of what does not. That needs more courage than we might think. - Jacob Bronowski 1908 to 1974 Mathematician Biologist
The black holes of nature are the most perfect macroscopic objects there are in the universe: the only elements in their construction are our concepts of space and time. - Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar 1910 to 1995 Astrophysicist
Although Nature needs thousands or millions of years to create a new species man needs only a few dozen years to destroy one. ~ Victor Scheffer 1906 to 2011 - Biologist
Nothing can be more certain than this: that we are just beginning to learn something of the wonders of the world on which we live and move and have our being. ~ William Ramsay - 1852 to 1916
The ultimate truths of mathematics then cannot be established by any experimental proof that the deductions from them are true; since the supposed experimental proof takes them for granted. ~ Herbert Spencer 1885 – 1977 - Philospher
I saw that people trying to synthesize gold and silver were working in ignorance and by false methods; I then perceived that they belonged to two classes the dupers and the duped. I pitied both of them. ~ Geber c. 712 – c. 815 AD
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