In our work we are always between Scylla and Charybdis; we may fail to abstract enough and miss important physics or we may abstract too much and end up with fictitious objects in our models turning into real monsters that devour us. ~ Murray Gell-Mann b. 1929
Geometry is one and eternal shining in the mind of God. That men share in it is among the reasons that Man is the image of God. ~ Johannes Kepler 1571 – 1630 Mathematician and Astronomer
John Harrison (1693–1776) UK – marine chronometer.
Zang-Hee Cho (born 1936) South Korea – co-inventor of Positron emission tomography and PET-MRI.
Heike Kamerlingh Onnes (1853–1926) Netherlands – liquid helium.
Ognjeslav Kostović (1851–1916) Serbia/Russia – arborite (high-strength plywood an early plastic).
Lasse Hessel (born 1940) Denmark – Female condom.
Thomas Savery (1650–1715) UK – steam engine.
Zhang Heng (78–139) China – Seismometer first hydraulic-powered armillary sphere.
Aleksandr Stoletov (1839–1896) Russia – first solar cell based on the outer photoelectric effect.
Kary Mullis (born 1944) USA – PCR.
Adolph Rickenbacker (1886–1976) Switzerland – Electric guitar.
Ernő Rubik (born 1944) Hungary – Rubik's Cube Rubik's Magic and Rubik's Clock.
Gustaf Erik Pasch (1788–1862) Sweden – safety match.
Ed Lowe (1920–1995) USA – Cat litter.
Adolph Giesl-Gieslingen (1903–1992) Austria – Giesl ejector.
John Bardeen (1908–1991) USA – co-inventor of the transistor.
Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor (born 1972) Malaysia – cell growth in outer space crystallization of proteins and microbes in space.
Fedor Tokarev (1871–1968) Russia – TT-33 semiautomatic handgun and SVT-40 self-loading rifle.
Richard T. Whitcomb (1921–2009) USA – Supercritical airfoil Winglet.
William Justin Kroll (1889–1973) Luxemburg/USA – Kroll process.
Kerim Kerimov (1917–2003) Azerbaijan and Russia – co-developer of human spaceflight space dock space station.
Before the Copernican revolution it was natural to suppose that God’s purposes were specifically concerned with the earth but now this has become an unplausible hypothesis. If it is the purpose of the Cosmos to evolve mind we must regard it as rather incompetent in having produced so little in such a long time. ~ Bertrand Russell 1872 – 1970 - Mathematician and Philosopher
God created two acts of folly. First He created the Universe in a Big Bang. Second He was negligent enough to leave behind evidence for this act in the form of microwave radiation. - Paul Erdős 1913 to 1996 Mathematician
I accept no principles of physics which are not also accepted in mathematics. ~ René Descartes 1596 to 1650
Actually everything that can be known has a number; for it is impossible to grasp anything with the mind or to recognize it without this. ~ Philolaus c. 470 – c. 385 BC - Scientist and Philosopher
The physical chemists never use their eyes and are most lamentably lacking in chemical culture. It is essential to cast out from our midst root and branch this physical element and return to our laboratories. ~ Henry Edward Armstrong 1848 to 1937
The time however has arrived when biology must like the other sciences make a fresh start in a purely speculative direction free from all entanglement with medical or any other art. ~ Auguste Compte 1798 to 1857 - Philosopher of Science
With monads and diads and pentads and triads My brain has been addled completely; And what’s really meant by ‘something-valent ’ Is a question I give up discretely. ~ John Cargill Brough - 1834 to 1872
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