Albert Einstein, one of the most famous names in science, was born in Germany and moved throughout Europe during his young life and then later moved to America as a result of Hitler’s rise to power. He was a prodigy in the subjects of math and physics. At the age
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STEPHEN HAWKING: EARTHBOUND SPACE EXPLORER Stephen Hawking was a stalwart of theoretical physics and cosmology. He rose to popular prominence with his 1988 best-selling book “A Brief History in Time” before he died of ALS on March 14, 2018. His theories on black holes and relativity made him famous in
Nikola Tesla: The Amazing life of a modern Prometheus If you would, please match the following figures to their respective biographical facts; Albert Einstein, Guglielmo Marconi, Alfred Nobel, Thomas Edison, and Nikola Tesla: • Was able to converse in eight different languages • Manufactured the world’s first motor to run
Arthur Bruce McDonald was born in Sydney, Nova Scotia on August 29th of 1943 and is a Canadian astrophysicist. He served the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory Collaboration as the director and from 2006 through 2013 he held the Kingston Queen’s University Gordon and Patricia Gray Chair in Ontario for Particle Astrophysics.
Takaaki Kajita is one of the 2015 Nobel Prize winners in Physics. He shared the prize with Canadian physicist Arthur B. McDonald. Although they were doing their research in different labs and on separate continents, they both did important and related work in neutrino research. Takaaki Kajita has worked for
Hans Jakob „Jack“ Steinberger (born May 25, 1921) is an American physicist who, along with Leon Lederman and Melvin Schwartz, received the 1988 Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of the muon neutrino. Steinberger was born in the city of Bad Kissingen in Bavaria, Germany, in 1921. The rise
Dr. Konstantin Meyl is a scientist, researcher, professor and author who is on staff with the University of Applied Sciences in Furtwangen, Germany. The University attracts exchange students from across the globe who wish to study with Dr. Meyl at the historic site of the original Black Forest clock-making district.
Holger Thorsten Schubart was born April 10, 1965, in Heidenheim, Germany. He is a mathematician, entrepreneur, sophisticate and philanthropist. Schubart has children, but is currently divorced and lives in both Germany and Switzerland. As a mathematician with dedicated commercial training, Holger Thorsten Schubart launched his first business venture in 1990.