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Maxwell Contributions Featured

10 Major Contributions of James Clerk Maxwell

  James Clerk Maxwell (1831 – 1879) was a Scottish scientist who is most famous for his classical theory of electromagnetic radiation, which for the first time brought together electricity, magnetism and light as different...
Rabindranath Tagore Achievements Featured

10 Major Achievements of Rabindranath Tagore

  Rabindranath Tagore (1861 – 1941) was an Indian Bengali writer who was a towering figure of 20th century world literature. Apart from being a prolific writer, he was also an influential artist and a...
Antoine Lavoisier Contributions Featured

10 Major Contributions of Antoine Lavoisier

  Antoine-Laurent de Lavoisier (1743 – 1794) was a French chemist who is most famous for changing chemistry from a qualitative to a quantitative science and for discovering the role of oxygen in combustion. Prior...
Dmitri Mendeleev Contribution Featured

10 Major Contributions of Dmitri Mendeleev

  Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleev (1834 – 1907) was a Russian chemist most famous for his contributions to the Periodic Table. He was the first to publish a periodic table similar to the one we use...
Martin Luther Accomplishments Featured

Martin Luther | Accomplishments And Contributions

  Martin Luther (1483 – 1546) was a German professor of theology, monk and hymnodist whose actions and teachings led to the Protestant Reformation, the movement that caused a split in Christianity between Roman Catholicism...
Robert Hooke Contribution Featured

Robert Hooke’s 10 Major Contributions To Science

  Active in the 17th century, Robert Hooke is one of the most important scientists of his generation and contributed in an amazing variety of scientific fields. Among other things, he was the first to...
Richard Nixon Accomplishments Featured

10 Major Accomplishments of Richard Nixon

  Richard Milhous Nixon (1913 – 1994) served as the 37th President of the United States from 1969 to 1974. During the Second World War, Nixon served in the U.S Naval Reserve and, prior to...
Niels Bohr Contribution Featured

Niels Bohr’s 10 Major Contributions To Science

  Active in the nineteenth century, Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962) was a Nobel Prize winning Danish physicist who made several important contributions to science including his revolutionary model of the atom, complementarity principle, Copenhagen...
Ampere Contribution Featured

Andre-Marie Ampere’s 10 Major Contributions To Science

  Andre-Marie Ampere (1775 – 1836) was a French scientist and mathematician who is most famous for being one of the founders of the field of electromagnetism. Among other things, Ampere was the first to...

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