50 Timeless Scientists by K Krishna Murty

By K Krishna Murty

The following now we have scientists who neglected Nobel Prize and people whom Nobel neglected. A Nobel Prize offered to Pauling was once branded as an insult! yet he's the one one to obtain unshared Nobels. Bardeen back to Swedish king for an additional Nobel as though to satisfy past promise. mockingly an Agricultural Scientist bought a Nobel Peace Prize. definite! what's peace with no nutrition? An anguished Barbara Mc Clintock refused to post her papers, yet Nobel committee stumbled on her. Then we have now scientists who obtained awards in felony cells, scientists who made discoveries within the legal cells. Tesla used to be thrown out of his labs, cheated through one other nice guy yet his alternating present runs our houses now. Carlson went from pillar to submit together with his photocopy desktop and it's now the Xerox. Townes had a revelation for LASER on a park bench. whilst Maiman made it useful, a Hollywood actress, Bette Davis puzzled whether it is a demise Ray. medicinal drugs from Jenner, Pasteur and so on consigned a few ailments to background. If simply Subba Rao had lived many years extra, he might have killed a few extra ailments. A trio of scientists reworked the 20 th century through inventing the transistor. To most sensible it, a scientist who used to be no longer allowed to head on a vacation invented the microchip. "New York instances" reversed its ridicule ladled out on a rocket scientist after forty years merely after guy landed at the moon. a college instructor testified within the court docket to avoid wasting his outdated pupil, Fansworth for his rightful invention, the tv. Davy overtly declared his scholar as his maximum discovery, Michael Faraday! you might have all of them! This name contains biographies that train and entertain too.

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Right here we've scientists who ignored Nobel Prize and people whom Nobel neglected. A Nobel Prize presented to Pauling used to be branded as an insult! yet he's the single one to obtain unshared Nobels. Bardeen back to Swedish king for an additional Nobel as though to meet prior promise. paradoxically an Agricultural Scientist acquired a Nobel Peace Prize.

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In 1958, Dr. Townes and his brother-in-law, Dr. L. Schawlow, presented their joint paper on optical and infrared masers (microwave amplification by stimulated emission of radiation) or lasers (light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation). In pioneering researches in radio and infrared astronomy, his team detected the first complex molecules in interstellar space and first measured the mass of the black hole in the center of our galaxy. S. government. He was the Chairman of the Advisory Committee for the first human landing on the moon, and Chairman of the Defense Department's 39 Committee on the MX missile.

61 HUMPHREY DAVY (1778 - 1829) DAVY LAMP He was a Fellow of the Royal Society and was their President from 1820 to 1827. He developed the Royal Society into a veritable authority in advanced scientific research. He discovered a large number of chemicals. He was first to invent electric light. His demonstration lectures were largely attended by the high and mighty of the Victorian Era. Ladies flocked to his lectures to see the most important piece of display, the scientist himself. Humphrey Davy was easily the most handsome scientist.

But Carlson was not one to give up so easily. He was sure to change adverse conditions to his advantage. " In his small, one room apartment in Astoria Queens, New York City, he turned his kitchen into his laboratory. Carlson's experiments became very unpopular around the house. One evening during an experiment, sulphur caught fire and filled the house with fumes. A young woman named Dorris came over into the kitchen after this incident and gave her piece of mind to him. Soon after they were married, of course!

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