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Quintiliano de Mesquita Facts

Quintiliano H. de Mesquita (Quintiliano H. Guedes de Mesquita) (1918 – October 28, 2000), Brazilian physician and scientist, was born in João Pessoa, state of Paraíba. Your parents were Odilon Martins de Mesquita, trader, and Nathália Guedes Per

Kendrix Morgan Facts

Kendrix Morgan is the head scientist on board the space colony, Terra Venture, and also operates as the Pink Galaxy Ranger.

Uta Frith Facts

Uta Frith, DBE (Hon), FRS, FBA, FMedSci (née Aurnhammer; born 25 May 1941) is a German developmental psychologist working at the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience at University College London. She has pioneered much of the current research in auti

Hans Bethe Facts

Hans Albrecht Bethe (July 2, 1906 – March 6, 2005) was a German and American nuclear physicist who, in addition to making important contributions to astrophysics, quantum electrodynamics and solid-state physics, won the 1967 Nobel Prize in Physics

Alexander Gordon, 4th Duke of Gordon Facts

Alexander Gordon, 4th Duke of Gordon KT (18 June 1743 – 17 June 1827), styled Marquess of Huntly until 1752, was a Scottish nobleman, described by Kaimes as the “greatest subject in Britain”, and was also known as the Cock o’ the North, the traditi

Brook Taylor Facts

Brook Taylor, (born August 18, 1685, Edmonton, Middlesex, England—died December 29, 1731, London), British mathematician, a proponent of Newtonian mechanics and noted for his contributions to the development of calculus.Taylor was born into a pros

Patricia Russell, Countess Russell Facts

Patricia Russell, Countess Russell, (1910–2004) was the third wife of philosopher Bertrand Russell, and a significant contributor to his book, A History of Western Philosophy.

Paul J. Crutzen Facts

Paul Jozef Crutzen (born December 3, 1933) is a Dutch, Nobel Prize-winning, atmospheric chemist.

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington Facts

Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington KG, GCB, GCH, PC, FRS (1 May 1769 – 14 September 1852), was an Anglo-Irish soldier and statesman, and one of the leading military and political figures of 19th-century Britain. His defeat o

Jan Węglarz Facts

Jan Węglarz (born 1947 in Poznań) is a Polish computer scientist. His current research focuses on operations research.

Ivan Pavlov Facts

Ivan Petrovich Pavlov (Russian: Ива́н Петро́вич Па́влов; 26 September [O.S. 14 September] 1849 – 27 February 1936) was a Russian physiologist known primarily for his work in classical conditioning. From his childhood days Pa

Duília de Mello Facts

Duília de Mello (born 27 November 1963) is a Brazilian astronomer. She is a professor at the Catholic University of America and also works for NASA. Her research is mainly on galaxies.