“Chemistry is the scientific discipline that deals with the perceptible world. Looking everywhere and seeing is chemistry in operation.” George M Whitesides is an American chemist as well as a professor of chemistry at Harvard University. Organometallic chemistry, Nuclear magnetic, Resonance spectroscopy, molecular self-assembly, soft lithography, microfabrication, microfluidics, and nanotechnology […]

Eratosthenes of Cyrene was one of the Greek polymaths: a mathematician, geographer, poet, astronomer, and music theorist. He was a learning man, who became the chief librarian of Alexandria’s library. His work is similar to what is now known as geography research, and he introduced some of the terminologies that […]

J. Robert Oppenheimer, a theoretical physicist, and professor of physics at the University of California at Berkeley. He is one of those credited as being the “father of the atomic bomb” for their involvement in the Manhattan Project. The first nuclear weapon was successfully tested at the Trinity Test in […]

Rachel Louise Carson was born on May 27th, 1907, near Springdale, Pennsylvania who is famous for her writings and contribution to ecology. She was passionate about nature since her childhood; hence started writing at the early age of eight and kept up her writing profession till she died in 1964. […]

Some names leave a brilliant remark behind even after they leave. We are familiar with many such names. Among few well-known names, Rene Descartes is one. Rene Descartes was a French philosopher, mathematician, and scientist who had spent half portion of his life in the Dutch Republic. Descartes is famous […]

Many of us have heard the name “Jean Piaget.” Jean was a Swiss psychologist who is always remembered for his great contribution to child development. Piaget is the human who worked hard towards education in the child’s mindset. He explained the real importance of education in a child’s life. Jean […]

The D.N.A. strand’s dual-helix arrangement is credited to Francis Crick with the co-discovery of James Watson. The biophysicist Francis Crick was supporting the production of radar and magnetic mines during the Second World War. After the war, he continued to study D.N.A. systems for the Medical Research Council of the […]