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Scientists : The Lives and Works of 150 Scientists

Vol 1 (A-F)

by Peggy & Stephen Allison (editors) Saari

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Published by UXL an Imprint of Gale .
Written in English

  • Biography,
  • Social scientists,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • General,
  • Physical scientists,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages6
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8145581M
    ISBN 100787609609
    ISBN 109780787609603

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Scientists: the lives and works of scientists. [Detroit, MI]: U*X*L. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Saari, Peggy and Stephen Allison. Scientists: The Lives and Works of Scientists. [Detroit, MI]: U*X*L.

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[Peggy Saari; Stephen Allison;] -- Contains biographies of scientists, providing information on their early lives, formative experiences, and inspirations; and includes essays that discuss the importance of each scientist's work.

Budding scientists and those entering the fascinating world of science for fun or study will find both intrigue and inspiration in these three volumes.

The original 3-vol. set presented detailed biographies of women and men whose theories, discoveries and inventions revolutionized science and society.

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Among the fascinating characters profiled are Isaac Newton (), the founder of classical physics and infinitesimal calculus—he frequently quarreled with fellow scientists and was obsessed by alchemy and arcane Bible interpretation; Sophie Germain ( - ), who studied secretly at the École Polytechnique in Paris, using the name.

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Alhazen c. – c. Discovered a general method to find the sum of any integral power and hence the volume of a paraboloid; solved ‘Alhazen’s problem’ concerning the reflection of.

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Isaac Newton is considered one of the most important scientists in history. Even Albert Einstein said that Isaac Newton was the smartest person that ever lived.

During his lifetime Newton developed the theory of gravity, the laws of motion (which became the basis for physics), a new type of mathematics called calculus, and made breakthroughs.

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Many people are both scientists and inventors. For example, Isaac Newton was a scientist when he wrote about the theory of gravity, but he was also an inventor when he made the first working reflecting telescope.

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The Internet has opened up new ways for scientists to share information and work on projects together. Our expanding knowledge base has influenced the degree to which scientists specialize in sub-disciplines and, correspondingly. Top 10 Most Influential Scientists.

Einstein published over scientific works and over non-scientific works. The physics community reveres Einstein, and in Time magazine named him the “Person of the Century”.

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