Great Names in Science

Great Names in Science

Over the centuries, many scientists have improved our perception of the world. Here they are.

Find the men and women who have contributed to the advancement of science.
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Writer Panoramix  Category History   Science   Series Great Names Keywords People  Extra Topic Sheet
Game creation: 2020-04-11 | Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons | Photo credit (thumbnail): Wikimedia Commons
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  • A unit of energy is named after him, because he stated the first law of thermodynamics on the conservation of energy.

    James Prescott Joule | James Watt | Sadi Carnot | André Ampere
  • A French physicist from Poland, she was responsible for the discovery of polonium and radium.

    Lise Meitner | Irene Joliot | Marie Curie | Maria Goeppert
  • A physicist specializing in elementary particles, he successfully predicted the existence of a boson now bearing his name.

    Peter Higgs | Murray Gell-Mann | Steven Weinberg | Alain Aspect
  • He discovered the laws of blood circulation and demonstrated them in his book "De Motu Cordis" in 1628.

    Antoni van Leeuwenhoek | Paracelsus | William Harvey | Ambrose Paré
  • In 1942, as part of the Manhattan Project, he designed the first atomic pile, the ancestor of modern nuclear reactors.

    Hans Bethe | Ernest Rutherford | Enrico Fermi | Robert Oppenheimer

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2020-06-16 23:35:53
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