What exactly is mathematics? Many have tried but nobody has really succeeded in defining mathematics; it is always something else. Roughly speaking people know that it deals with numbers figures with relations operations and that its formal procedures involving axioms proofs lemmas theorems have not changed since the time of Archimedes. ~ Stan Ulam 1909 – 1984 - Mathematician
Dr. Ikemoto repeatedly told me that we should not perform research that simply reproduced somebody else’s results. Rather we should do something unique and new. ~ Shinya Yamanaka 1962 to Present - Stem Cell Biologist
Hippolyte Mège-Mouriès (1817–1880) France – margarine.
Lewis Latimer (1848–1928) USA – Invented the modern day light bulb.
Nikolay Benardos (1842–1905) Russia – arc welding (specifically carbon arc welding the first arc welding method).
Teiji Takada Japan – Fire balloon.
James Fergason (born 1934) USA – improved liquid crystal display.
Bjarne Stroustrup (born 1950) Denmark – C++ (programming language).
Richard Drew (1899–1980) USA – Masking tape.
John Vincent Atanasoff (1903–1995) Bulgaria/USA – modern digital computer.
Eli Whitney (1765–1825) USA – the cotton gin.
Ivan Fyodorov (c. 1510–1583) Russia/Poland–Lithuania – invented multibarreled mortar introduced printing in Russia.
Iwan Serrurier (1878–1953) Netherlands/USA – inventor of the Moviola for film editing.
Robert Moog (1934–2005) USA – the Moog synthesizer.
Waldemar Haffkine (1860–1930) Russia/Switzerland – first anti-cholera and anti-plague vaccines.
A. Baldwin Wood (1879–1956) USA – high volume pump.
Sam Born Russia/USA – lollipop-making machine.
Kia Silverbrook (born 1958) Australia – Memjet printer world's most prolific inventor.
Thomas Wedgwood (1771–1805) UK – first (not permanent) photograph.
B. F. Skinner (1904–1990) USA – Operant conditioning chamber.
Theodore Maiman (1927–2007) USA – Laser see also Gordon Gould.
Salih Tahtawi (fl.1659–1660) Mughal India – seamless globe and celestial globe.
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
What is possible in the Cavendish Laboratory may not be too difficult in the sun. - Sir Arthur Eddington 1882 to 1944 Astronomer Physicist Mathematician
Botany consists in the gathering of plants and the dismembering of them in connection with the use of a complicated terminology. That is the beginning and end of botany as it is understood by the majority. ~ Herbert Maule Richards 1871 to 1928 - Botanist
But though the professed aim of all scientific work is to unravel the secrets of nature it has another effect not less valuable on the mind of the worker. It leaves him in possession of methods which nothing but scientific work could have led him to invent. ~ James Clerk Maxwell 1831 to 1879
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
Physics is littered with the corpses of dead unified field theories. ~ Freeman Dyson b. 1923
It does not help that some politicians and journalists assume the public is interested only in those aspects of science that promise immediate practical applications to technology or medicine. - Steven Weinberg 1933 to present Theoretical Physicist
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