Although the alternate ‘wax and wane’ cycles are the rule rather than the exception in all fields of human endeavor in that of biological sciences the ‘wane’ is all too often indicative of a justified loss of faith in the rational and methodical approach that had at first raised so much hope. ~ Rita Levi-Montalcini 1909 to 2012 Neurobiologist
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
Reverend Dr Robert Stirling (1790–1878) Scotland – Stirling engine.
Marcel Kiepach (1894-1915) Croatia - dynamo maritime compass that indicates north regardless of the presence of iron or magnetic forces.
Ivan Plotnikov (1902–1995) Russia – kirza leather.
Friedrich Soennecken (1848–1919) Germany – Ring binder Hole punch.
Marvin Minsky (born 1927) USA – a.o. Confocal microscopy.
Ruth R. Benerito (1916–2013) USA – a.o. Permanent press (no-iron clothing).
Alexander Coucoulas (1933-) USA - Thermosonic Bonding.
Antonio Benedetto Carpano (1764–1815) Italy – modern vermouth.
Jonas Ferdinand Gabriel Lippmann (1845–1921) France – Lippmann plate Integral imaging Lippmann electrometer.
Alexander Sablukov (1783–1857) Russia – centrifugal fan.
Mikhail Koshkin (1898–1940) Russia – T-34 medium tank the best and most produced tank of World War II.
William Crookes (1832–1919) UK – Crookes radiometer Crookes tube.
Hans Wilhelm Geiger (1882–1945) Germany – Geiger counter.
Josip Belušić (1847–?) Croatia – electric speedometer.
Hugh Bradner (1915–2008) USA – Wetsuit.
Sam Golden (1915–1997) together with Leonard Bocour (1910–1993) USA – Acrylic paint.
Karl-Hermann Geib (1908–1949) Germany / USSR – Girdler sulfide process.
Andrey Geim (born 1958) Russia/United Kingdom – graphene.
Ching W. Tang (born 1947) Hong Kong/USA together with Steven Van Slyke USA – OLED.
Dudley Allen Buck (1927–1959) USA – a.o. Cryotron content-addressable memory.
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
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
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
Things are as they are because they were as they were. - Thomas Gold 1920 to present Astrophysicist
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
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
I accept no principles of physics which are not also accepted in mathematics. ~ René Descartes 1596 to 1650
No movie data found
No movie data found
No movie data found
- Intelligently heat and cool your home
- Wireless control with your smartphone
- Regulate airflow in rooms that are too hot, too cold, or not in use
- Keen Home Smart Bridge required for operation
- Simple 7 day, 3 button programmable timer
- Unique design provides mounting on floor, ceiling, and walls
- Removable timer module for easy programming and battery installation
- Low battery alert
- Heavy-duty construction
- 16" x 8" - 316 Marine Grade Stainless Steel Vent
- FEMA-Accepted, ICC-ES Certified
- Certified For 200 sq. ft. of Flood Coverage
- 8.34 R Value
- 15 Year Warranty With Product Registration