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We think there is color we think there is sweet we think there is bitter but in reality there are atoms and a void. ~ Democritus c. 460 – c. 370 BC

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


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List of inventors!
List of inventors!

Georgy Gause (1910–1986) Russia – gramicidin S neomycin lincomycin and other antibiotics.

Remi Swierczek (born 1958) Poland – Inventor of Music Identification System and the Mico Changer (coin hopper and dispenser used in casinos).

James Dyson (born 1947) UK – Dual Cyclone bagless vacuum cleaner incorporating the principles of cyclonic separation..

Gustaf Erik Pasch (1788–1862) Sweden – safety match.

Abbas Ibn Firnas (Armen Firman) (810–887) Al-Andalus – artificial wings fused quartz and silica glass metronome.

John Bardeen (1908–1991) USA – co-inventor of the transistor.

Boris Stechkin (1891–1969) Russia – co-developer of Sikorsky Ilya Muromets and Tsar Tank developer of Soviet heat and aircraft engines.

Sergey Brin (born 1973) Russia/USA – with Larry Page invented Google web search engine.

John Heysham Gibbon (1903–1973) USA – Heart-lung machine.

Victor Makeev (1924–1985) Russia – first submarine-launched ballistic missile.

Peter I the Great (Pyotr Alexeyevich Romanov) Tsar and Emperor of Russia (1672–1725) Russia – decimal currency yacht club sounding line with separating plummet (sounding weight probe).

Charles H. Henry (born 1937) USA – Quantum well laser.

Pavel Sukhoi (1895–1975) Russia – Su-series fighter aircraft.

Tommy Flowers (1905–1998) UK – Colossus an early electronic computer..

Ivan Pavlov (1849–1936) Russia – classical conditioning.

Georgios Papanikolaou (1883–1962) Greece / USA – Papanicolaou stain Pap test = Pap smear.

Steve Kirsch (born 1956) USA – Optical mouse.

Alexey Dushkin (1904–1977) Russia – deep column station.

Min Chueh Chang (1908–1991) together with Gregory Goodwin Pincus (1903–1967) USA/China – Combined oral contraceptive pill.

Marvin Minsky (born 1927) USA – a.o. Confocal microscopy.


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Brilliant Quotes By Famous And Awesome Scientists!

We must reason in natural philosophy not from what we hope or even expect but from what we perceive. ~ Humphry Davy - 1778 to 1829

We think there is color we think there is sweet we think there is bitter but in reality there are atoms and a void. ~ Democritus c. 460 – c. 370 BC

If physics and biology one day meet and one of the two is swallowed up that one will be biology. ~ J. B. S. Haldane 1892 to 1964 - Biologist

No two electrons in the same state? That is why atoms are so unnecessarily big and why metal and stone are so bulky. (Explaining that atoms are as large as they are because of Wolfgang Pauli’s Principle.) ~ Paul Ehrenfest 1880 – 1933

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

Why the dinosaurs died out is not known but it is supposed to be because they had minute brains and devoted themselves to the growth of weapons of offense in the shape of numerous horns. ~ Bertrand Russell 1872 – 1970 - Mathematician and Philosopher

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


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Movies About Scientists, Inventors and People who do Amazing Things!

And the Band Played On (1993)
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Drama about the pioneers of the science of human sexuality whose research touched off the sexual revolution.

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A dramatization of the relationship between heart surgery pioneers Alfred Blalock and Vivien Thomas.


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