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Caroline Herschel (1750-1848).  fue una astrónoma alemana que vivió también en Inglaterra. Trabajó con su hermano Sir William Herschel en la elaboración de sus telescopios y en sus observaciones. Wikipedia

Caroline Herschel (1750-1848). fue una astrónoma alemana que vivió también en Inglaterra. Trabajó con su hermano Sir William Herschel en la elaboración de sus telescopios y en sus observaciones. Wikipedia

1830 - NIKOLAI LOBACHEVSKY - Nikolai Lobachevsky created Non-Euclidean geometry

Nikolai Ivanovich Lobachevsky (Makaryevo, was a Russian mathematician and geometer, known primarily for his work on hyperbolic geometry, otherwise known as Lobachevskian geometry, a revolutionary work in the exploration of non-euclidean geometry.

J. J. Thomson (1856 - 1940) was a British physicist who discovered electrons and isotopes, and inventing the mass spectrometer. Thomson was awarded the 1906 Nobel Prize in Physics.

Thomson - was a British physicist who discovered electrons and isotopes, and inventing the mass spectrometer. Thomson was awarded the 1906 Nobel Prize in Physics.

Sir Alexander Fleming 1881-1955 He unearthed something that would change the World, he discovered Penicillin!

Sir Alexander Fleming: Sir Alexander Fleming, Scottish bacteriologist best known for his discovery of penicillin. Fleming had a genius for technical ingenuity and original observation.

Harriet Jacobs | 19 Incredible Women Geniuses We Should All Know About

Harriet Jacobs

An Escaped and Eventually Emancipated Abolitionist, Nurse and Activist. She ran away fro sexual abuse, at the hands of Dr James Norcom, in Edenton, North Carolina.

Twitter. Marie Curie recibió el premio Nobel de Física en 1903, y el premio Nobel de Quimica en 1911 gracias a sus aportaciones.

Invention is a fickle mistress and has proved to be a dangerous undertaking for many a would-be Edison. We've compiled some of the sad but fascinating stories of seven inventors who died at the hand of their inventions.

Rosalind Franklin: female scientist instrumental in discovering the structure of DNA. Watson and Crick broke into her lab and stole some crystalographs she had taken; this helped them deduce the structure of DNA. Unfortunately she never got the credit for any part of the discovery.

Rosalind Franklin: female scientist instrumental in discovering the structure of DNA. W and C used her work to deduce the double helical structure of DNA.

Max Planck – Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre

When German physicist Max Planck published his groundbreaking study of the effect of radiation on a "blackbody" substance on December the quantum theory of modern physics was born.

Dr. Shirley Jackson  Born: Washington, D.C.    Jackson started to conduct successful experiments in theoretical physics and then started to use her knowledge in physics to start making advances in telecommunications while working at Bell Laboratories. These inventions include developments in the portable fax, touch tone telephone, solar cell, and the fiber optic cables used to provide clarity in overseas telephone calls. She has also helped make possible Caller ID and Call Waiting.

Shirley Jackson Born: Washington, D. Jackson started to conduct successful experiments in theoretical physics and then started to use her knowledge in physics to.

Elizabeth Blackwell (1821 - 1910) - Física americana que se tornou conhecida por ser a primeira mulher a praticar medicina nos Estados Unidos. Fundou a Universidade Médica da Mulher. zoom_out_map Mathilde Krim (1926 - presente) - Citogeneticista italiana que realizou diversos estudos sobre vírus causadores de câncer. Foi a responsável pela fundação da Aids Medical Foundation em 1982, que se tornou a amFar (The Foundation for Aids Research), a principal instituição de pesquisa sobre a…

Elizabeth Blackwell February 1821 – 31 May was the first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States, as well as the first woman on the UK Medical Register.

Robert Wilhelm Eberhard Bunsen (1811 –1899) Göttingen. His discovery of the use of iron oxide hydrate as a precipitating agent is still the best known antidote against arsenic poisoning to this day

March Honors Robert Wilhelm Bunsen, German professor of chemistry and inventor of the Bunsen burner.

J. Robert Oppenheimer, born on April 22, 1904, was the scientific director of the Manhattan Project, the World War II project that developed the first nuclear weapons. He strongly opposed the development of the hydrogen bomb, however, and in 1953 was suspended from secret nuclear research as an alleged communist sympathizer, a case backed by Edward Teller. In 1963 he was reinstated and awarded the Enrico Fermi Award.

J. Robert Oppenheimer Working Out Physics Equations on the Blackboard in His Office

Robert Oppenheimer, born on April was the scientific director of the Manhattan Project, the World War II project that developed the first nuclear weapons. He strongly opposed the development of the hydrogen bomb.

George Cantor was an established mathematician who defined the cardinal and the ordinal numbers. Read on to know more about George Cantor’s profile, childhood, life and timeline in this biography.

George Cantor was an established mathematician who defined the cardinal and the…

Srinivasa Ramanujan

Almost a century after his death, Indian maths genius Srinivasa Ramanujan's cryptic deathbed theory has been proven correct and scientists say it could explain the behaviour of black holes.

Pioneering 19th-Century Astronomer Maria Mitchell on Education and Women in Science | Brain Pickings

Pioneering 19th-Century Astronomer Maria Mitchell on Education and Women in Science

Pioneering Astronomer Maria Mitchell on Education and Women in Science by Maria Popova

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