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
A physicist is an atom’s way of knowing about atoms. - George Wald 1906 to 1997 Neurobiologist
Simon Stevin (1548–1620) Netherlands – land yacht.
Jan Czochralski (1885–1953) Poland / Germany – Czochralski process (crystal growth).
Rudolf Diesel (1858–1913) Germany – Diesel engine.
Jean Bernard Léon Foucault (1819–1868) France – Foucault pendulum gyroscope eddy current.
Louis Braille (1809–1852) France – Braille writing system Braille musical notation.
Édouard Branly (1844–1940) France – the coherer the first widely used detector for radio communication..
Harry Houdini (1874-1926) USA Flight Time Illusion.
Andrey Geim (born 1958) Russia/United Kingdom – graphene.
Georgii Karpechenko (1899–1941) Russia – rabbage (the first ever non-sterile hybrid obtained through the crossbreeding).
Benjamin Franklin (1706–1790) USA – the pointed lightning rod conductor bifocal glasses the Franklin stove the glass harmonica.
Hal Anger (1920–2005) USA – a.o. Well counter (radioactivity measurements) gamma camera.
Hon Lik (1951 - ) Chinese. electronic cigarette.
Sam Born Russia/USA – lollipop-making machine.
Richard T. Whitcomb (1921–2009) USA – Supercritical airfoil Winglet.
Elmer Ambrose Sperry (1860–1930) USA – gyroscope-guided automatic pilot.
Antoni van Leeuwenhoek (1632–1723) The Netherlands – development of the microscope.
Karl Benz (1844–1929) Germany – the petrol-powered automobile the carburetor.
Willem Johan Kolff (1911–2009) Netherlands – artificial kidney hemodialysis machine.
Rudolf Hell (1901–2002) Germany – the Hellschreiber.
Steve Kirsch (born 1956) USA – Optical mouse.
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 Chemist
Simple laws can very well describe complex structures. The miracle is not the complexity of our world but the simplicity of the equations describing that complexity. ~ Sander Bais b. 1945 - Theoretical Physicist
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
I believe that new mathematical schemata new systems of axioms certainly new systems of mathematical structures will be suggested by the study of the living world. ~ Stan Ulam 1909 – 1984 - Mathematician
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
Archimedes’ finding that the crown was of gold was a discovery; but he invented the method of determining the density of solids. Indeed discoverers must generally be inventors; though inventors are not necessarily discoverers. - William Ramsay 1852 to 1916 Chemist
Mathematics is the language in which the gods speak to people. ~ Plato c. 427 BC – c. 347 BC - Mathematician and Philosopher
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