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
Division is esteemed one of the busiest operations of Arithmetic and such as requireth a mind not wandering or settled upon other matters. ~ Thomas Hylles The arte of vulgar arithmeticke 1600 - Mathematician
Thomas Chang (born 1933) Canada/China – Artificial cell.
Arkhip Lyulka (1908–1984) Russia – first double jet turbofan engine other Soviet aircraft engines.
Louis Braille (1809–1852) France – Braille writing system Braille musical notation.
Alexander Fleming (1881–1955) Scotland – penicillin.
Katharine B. Blodgett (1898–1979) UK – nonreflective glass.
Elihu Thomson (1853–1937) UK USA – Prolific inventor Arc lamp and many others.
Gilles Saint-Hilaire (born 1948) Canada – Quasiturbine Qurbine.
Andrei Tupolev (1888–1972) Russia – turboprop powered long-range airliner (Tupolev Tu-114) turboprop strategic bomber (Tupolev Tu-95).
Waldemar Haffkine (1860–1930) Russia/Switzerland – first anti-cholera and anti-plague vaccines.
Arthur William Savage (1857–1938) – radial tires gun magazines Savage Model 99 lever action rifle.
Gerhard Fischer (1899–1988) Germany/USA – hand-held metal detector.
Sylvester Marsh (1803–1884) USA – Marsh rack railway system.
Simon Sunatori (born 1959) Canada – inventor of MagneScribe and Magic Spicer.
Mikhail Gurevich (1893–1976) Russia – MiG-series fighter aircraft including world's most produced jet aircraft MiG-15 and most produced supersonic aircraft MiG-21 (together with Artem Mikoyan).
Gyula Takátsy (1914–1980) Hungary – first Microtiter plate.
Georgii Karpechenko (1899–1941) Russia – rabbage (the first ever non-sterile hybrid obtained through the crossbreeding).
Victor Babeș (1854–1926) Romania – Babesia the founder of serum therapy.
Anders Knutsson Ångström (1888–1981) Sweden – Pyranometer.
Jagdish Chandra Bose (1858–1937) India – Crescograph.
J. Stuart Blackton (1875–1941) USA – stop-motion film.
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
Still I had a lurking question. Would it not be better if one could really ‘see’ whether molecules as complicated as the sterols or strychnine were just as experiment suggested? ~ Dorothy Hodgkin - 1910 to 1984
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
Pierre Curie voluntarily exposed his arm to the action of radium for several hours. This resulted in damage resembling a burn that developed progressively and required several months to heal. Henri Becquerel had by accident a similar burn as a result of carrying in his vest pocket a glass tube containing radium salt. He came to tell us of this evil effect of radium exclaiming in a manner at once delighted and annoyed: “I love it but I owe it a grudge.” ~ Marie Curie 1867 to 1934
We are storytelling animals and cannot bear to acknowledge the ordinariness of our daily lives. - Stephen Jay Gould 1941 to 2002 Paleontologist
The development of biology is going to destroy to some extent our traditional grounds for ethical belief and it is not easy to see what to put in their place. ~ Francis Crick 1916 – 2004 Molecular Biologist
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
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