A detective with his murder mystery a chemist seeking the structure of a new compound use little of the formal and logical modes of reasoning. Through a series of intuitions surmises fancies they stumble upon the right explanation and have a knack of seizing it when it once comes within reach. ~ Gilbert Lewis 1875 – 1946
Experimental science hardly ever affords us more than approximations to the truth; and whenever many agents are concerned we are in great danger of being mistaken. ~ Humphry Davy - 1778 to 1829
John Howard Kyan (1774–1850) Ireland – The process of Kyanization used for wood preservation.
Yefim Smolin Russia – table-glass (stakan granyonyi).
Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov (1845–1916) Russia – probiotics.
Helge Palmcrantz (1842–1880) Sweden – the multi-barrel lever-actuated machine gun.
Tullio Campagnolo (1901–1983) Italy – Quick release skewer.
Huang Weilu China – Anti-ship ballistic missile and series of DF-21 missiles.
Nicolas Florine (1891–1972) Georgia/Russia/Belgium – first tandem rotor helicopter to fly freely.
Abd al-Rahman al-Sufi (Azophi) (903–986) Persia/Iran – timekeeping astrolabe navigational astrolabe surveying astrolabe.
Norm Larsen (1923–1970) USA – a.o. WD-40.
Zang-Hee Cho (born 1936) South Korea – co-inventor of Positron emission tomography and PET-MRI.
Augustus Siebe (1788–1872) Germany/UK – Inventor of the standard diving dress.
Ernest Beaux (1881–1961) Russia/France – Chanel No. 5.
Fathullah Shirazi (c. 1582) Mughal India – early volley gun.
Ami Argand (1750–1803) France – Argand lamp.
Narcis Monturiol i Estarriol (1819–1885) Spain – steam powered submarine.
Hasan al-Rammah (fl.1270s) Syria – rocket-propelled torpedo.
James Clerk Maxwell (1831–1879) and Thomas Sutton Scotland – color photography.
Jacques Cousteau (1910–1997) France – co-inventor of the aqualung and the Nikonos underwater camera.
Herbert Boyer (born 1936) together with Paul Berg (1926–) and Stanley Norman Cohen (1935–) USA – created first Genetically modified organism.
Cornelius Drebbel (1572–1633) The Netherlands – first navigable submarine.
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
The black holes of nature are the most perfect macroscopic objects there are in the universe: the only elements in their construction are our concepts of space and time. - Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar 1910 to 1995 Astrophysicist
By ‘life ’ we mean a thing that can nourish itself and grow and decay. ~ Aristotle 384 BC to 322 BC - Scientist Philosopher
A cylinder of air reaching to the top of the atmosphere is of equal weight with a cylinder of water about 33 feet high. ~ Isaac Newton 1642 to 1727
Suppose we have an unknown number of objects. When counted in threes 2 are left over when counted in fives 3 are left over and when counted in sevens 2 are left over. How many objects are there? ~ Sunzi The Mathematical Classic of Sunzi - Chinese mathematics problem from c. 450 AD
In its efforts to learn as much as possible about nature modern physics has found that certain things can never be “known” with certainty. Much of our knowledge must always remain uncertain. The most we can know is in terms of probabilities. ~ Richard Feynman 1918 to 1988
Primates are visual animals above all and anatomical work in particular is as much pictorial as verbal. ~ Stephen Jay Gould 1941 to 2002 - Paleontologist
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