Life of Outstanding Scientists, страница 6
Friedrich Arturovich Zander. Soviet scientist, one of the pioneers of rocket engineering
Yulii Borisovich Khariton. Soviet and Russian theoretical physicist and chemical physicist. One of the executives of the Soviet atomic bomb project.
Michel de Montaigne. French writer and philosopher of the Renaissance. Famous for his wise thoughts
Alexander Fedorovich Mozhaysky. Inventor, aviation pioneer, built the first airplane
Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov. Russian biologist, microbiologist, cytologist, embryologist, immunologist, and physiologist. Honorary member of the St. Petersburg Academy of Sciences. Winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Advocate of prostokvasha [sour milk].
Remarkable physicist Isaak Markovich Kharitonov is celebrating his 100th anniversary.
Gerardus Mercator. Flemish cartographer and geographer. Advocate of a projection named after him. Author of the first atlas
Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleev. Russian chemist, metrologist, technologist, economist, polymath. Author of the periodic classification of the elements. Professor. Corresponding member of the St. Petersburg Academy of Sciences
August Ferdinand Möbius. German mathematician, mechanic, and theoretical astronomer. The author of the most famous strip
Vladimir Grigorievich Shukhov. Russian engineer, architect, inventor, scientist. Corresponding Member (1928) and Honorary Member (1929) of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Hero of Labor (1932)
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus. Roman emperor of the Antonine dynasty, philosopher, representative of late Stoicism. Philosopher king
Blaise Pascal. French mathematician, mechanic, physicist and philosopher. One of the founders of calculus, the theory of probability and projective geometry.
Cyril Northcote Parkinson. British historian, political theorist and writer, author of satirical works on business, administration and political science issues. Became world famous as the author of Parkinson's law.
Leonty Filippovich Magnitsky. Russian mathematician and teacher. Teacher of mathematics at the School of Mathematical and Navigation Sciences in Moscow, author of the first Russian textbook on mathematics
Nikolai Ivanovich Lobachevsky. Russian mathematician, creator of non-Euclidean geometry
Paracelsus (real name Philippus Aureolus Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim). Famous alchemist and physician of Swiss-German descent, one of the founders of iatrochemistry
Gennady Ivanovich Nevelskoy. Explorer of the Far East. Full member of the Imperial Russian Geographical Society. “Turned” Sakhalin into an island
Samuel Finley Breese Morse. American inventor and painter. The most famous inventions are the electromagnetic writing telegraph or the “Morse apparatus” and Morse code
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