“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 […]