We are storytelling animals and cannot bear to acknowledge the ordinariness of our daily lives. - Stephen Jay Gould 1941 to 2002 Paleontologist
I am busy just now again on electro-magnetism and I think I may have got hold of a good thing. ~ Michael Faraday 1791 – 1867
Mikhail Britnev (1822–1889) Russia – first metal-hull icebreaker (Pilot).
Gottlob Widmann (inv. c. 1954) Germany – Electrical drip coffee maker.
Bryan Donkin (1768–1855) UK – print industry composition roller.
Frederick Walton (c. 1834–1928) UK – Linoleum.
Nikola Tesla (1856–1943) Croatia/Serbia – induction motor high-voltage / high-frequency power experiments the transmission of electrical power.
Franz Joseph Emil Fischer (1877–1947) together with Hans Tropsch (1889–1935) Germany – Fischer–Tropsch process (refinery process).
Robert H. Dennard (born 1932) USA– Dynamic random-access memory (DRAM).
René Laennec (1781–1826) France – stethoscope.
Muhammad al-Fazari (d. 796/806) Persia – astrolabe.
John G. Kemeny (1926–1992) together with Thomas E. Kurtz (1928–) Hungary/USA – BASIC (programming language).
Henry John Horstman Fenton (1854–1929) UK – Fenton's reagent (chemistry).
Moritz von Jacobi (1801–1874) Germany/Russia – electrotyping electric boat.
Niklaus Riggenbach (1817–1899) Switzerland – Riggenbach rack railway system Counter-pressure brake.
Guy Severin (1926–2008) Russia – extra-vehicular activity supporting system.
Frank Marugg (inv. 1944) USA – Wheel clamp.
Ward Christensen (inv. 1978–) USA – Bulletin board system.
Andrei Sakharov (1921–1989) Russia – invented explosively pumped flux compression generator co-developed the Tsar Bomb and tokamak.
Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot (1725–1804) France – first steam-powered road vehicle.
George Antheil (1900–1959) together with Hedy Lamarr (1914–2000) USA Frequency-hopping spread spectrum.
Alexandru Ciurcu (1854–1922) Romania – Reaction engine.
All increasing or dominant species (and it is from these that new species arise) vary considerably in all their parts organs and faculties in every generation. ~ Alfred Russel Wallace 1823 to 1913 - Zoologist Evolutionary Biologist
The legend that every cipher is breakable is of course absurd though still widespread among people who should know better. ~ J.E. Littlewood 1885 – 1977 - Mathematician
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
There may be babblers wholly ignorant of mathematics who dare to condemn my hypothesis upon the authority of some part of the Bible twisted to suit their purpose. I value them not and scorn their unfounded judgment. - Nicolaus Copernicus 1473 – 1543 Astronomer Mathematician
Progress is made by trial and failure; the failures are generally a hundred times more numerous than the successes ; yet they are usually left unchronicled. - William Ramsay 1852 to 1916 Chemist
Our thoughts visions and fantasies have a physical reality. A thought is made of hundreds of electrochemical impulses. ~ Carl Sagan 1934 to 1996 Astrobiologist Planetary Scientist
Trial by combat of wits in disputations has no attraction for the seeker after truth; to him the appeal to experiment is the last and only test of the merit of an opinion conjecture or hypotheses. ~ Joseph Mellor - 1869 to 1938
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