The chief philosophical value of physics is that it gives the mind something distinct to lay hold of which if you don’t Nature at once tells you you are wrong. ~ James Clerk Maxwell 1831 to 1879
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
Almon Strowger (1839–1902) USA – automatic telephone exchange.
Gottlob Widmann (inv. c. 1954) Germany – Electrical drip coffee maker.
Richard T. Whitcomb (1921–2009) USA – Supercritical airfoil Winglet.
Corliss Orville Burandt USA – Variable valve timing.
Georgy Gause (1910–1986) Russia – gramicidin S neomycin lincomycin and other antibiotics.
John Goffe Rand (1801–1873) USA – Tube (container).
Moritz von Jacobi (1801–1874) Germany/Russia – electrotyping electric boat.
Yi Xing (683–727) China – astronomical clock.
Jonas Ferdinand Gabriel Lippmann (1845–1921) France – Lippmann plate Integral imaging Lippmann electrometer.
Joseph Aspdin (1788–1855) UK – Portland cement.
Artur Fischer (born 1919) Germany – fasteners including fischertechnik..
Joseph Shivers (1920-2014) USA – Spandex.
Paul C. Fisher (1913–2006) USA – Space Pen.
Robert Goddard (1882–1945) USA – liquid fuel rocket.
Yury Lomonosov (1876–1952) Russia/United Kingdom – first successful mainline diesel locomotive.
Thomas Savery (1650–1715) UK – steam engine.
Masatoshi Shima (born 1943) Japan – microprocessor.
Neil Arnott (1788–1874) UK – waterbed.
Joseph Henry (1797–1878) Scotland/USA – electromagnetic relay.
Sergei Ivanovich Mosin (1849–1902) Russia – Mosin–Nagant rifle.
Mathematics is the language in which the gods speak to people. ~ Plato c. 427 BC – c. 347 BC - Mathematician and Philosopher
If your experiment needs statistics you ought to have done a better experiment. - Ernest Rutherford 1871 to 1937 Physicist
Our thoughts visions and fantasies have a physical reality. A thought is made of hundreds of electrochemical impulses. ~ Carl Sagan 1934 to 1996 Astrobiologist Planetary Scientist
I think it would be quite wrong to suggest that my colleagues have rejected me or that I reject them. Quite the reverse. It’s only a small vociferous group – mainly biologists I’m sorry to say – that go beyond ordinary scientific criticism and start becoming personal. ~ James Lovelock 1919 – present - Gaia Theorist Inventor Scientific Polymath
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 chemists are a strange class of mortals impelled by an almost insane impulse to seek their pleasures amid smoke and vapor soot and flame poisons and poverty; yet among all these evils I seem to live so sweetly that may I die if I were to change places with the Persian king. ~ Johann Joachim Becher - 1635 to 1682
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
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