Notable Scientists and Inventors

This list is comprised of some of the most recognizable names from the world of science and invention. These lists do not include philosophers, mathematicians, psychologists, theologians who are instead listed with the famous thinkers.
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Adanson1 naturalist1
Alaga1 physicist1
Ampère1 physicist1
Arkwright1 inventor1
Arrhenius1 chemist1
Attenborough1 naturalist1
Audubon1 biologist1
Avogadro1 chemist1
Babbage1 inventor1
Bacaloglu1 chemist/physicist1
Baird1 inventor1
Ball1 astronomer, 1 geologist, 1 naturalist3
Barut1 physicist1
Becquerel1 physicist1
Bell1 inventor1
Benz1 inventor1
Bernard1 biologist1
Berners1 inventor1
Bernoulli1 physicist1
Berzelius1 chemist1
Blanchard1 inventor1
Blériot1 inventor1
Boas1 anthropologist1
Bohr1 physicist1
Boltzmann1 physicist1
Born1 physicist1
Boyle1 chemist1
Boys1 physicist1
Brahe1 astronomer1
Braille1 inventor1
Braun1 inventor1
Browning1 inventor1
Buick1 inventor1
Bush1 inventor1
Cacciatore1 astronomer1
Cai1 inventor1
Callendar1 inventor1
Cannon1 astronomer1
Carey1 geologist1
Carrier1 inventor1
Carson1 biologist1
Cassini1 astronomer1
Cavendish1 chemist1
Celsius1 astronomer1
Chance1 chemist1
Colt1 inventor1
Copernicus1 astronomer1
Corliss1 inventor1
Crick1 biologist1
Cugnot1 inventor1
Curie2 physicists2
Cuvier1 biologist1
Daguerre1 inventor1
Daimler1 inventor1
Dalton1 chemist1
Darwin1 biologist1
Das1 astronomer1
da Vinci1 inventor1
Davy1 chemist1
Dawkins1 biologist1
de Broglie1 physicist1
de Coulomb1 physicist1
del Monte1 astronomer1
Diesel1 inventor1
Dirac1 physicist1
Dumont1 inventor1
Eastman1 inventor1
Eddington1 astronomer/physicist1
Edison1 inventor1
Einstein1 physicist1
Fahrenheit1 physicist1
Faraday1 physicist1
Fender1 inventor1
Fermi1 physicist1
Feynman1 physicist1
Fischer1 chemist1
Fleming1 astronomer, 1 biologist2
Ford1 inventor1
Fulton1 inventor1
Galilei1 physicist1
Galvani1 physicist1
Gaposchkin1 astronomer1
Gauss1 physicist1
Gay1 chemist1
Goodall1 biologist1
Goodyear1 inventor1
Gregory1 astronomer1
Guliyev1 physicist1
Gutenberg1 inventor1
Haeckel1 biologist1
Hahn1 chemist1
Halley1 astronomer1
Hawking1 physicist1
Heezen1 geologist1
Heisenberg1 physicist1
Helmholtz1 physicist1
Herschel2 astronomers2
Hertzsprung1 astronomer/chemist1
Hill1 inventor1
Hollerith1 inventor1
Hooke1 physicist1
Hubble1 astronomer1
Huggins1 astronomer1
Huxley2 biologists2
Huygens1 astronomer/physicist1
Ibn al-Haitham1 physicist1
Jacquard1 inventor1
Jenner1 biologist1
Joule1 physicist1
Jump1 astronomer1
Kapteyn1 astronomer1
Keeling1 chemist1
Kepler1 physicist1
Kirchhoff1 physicist1
Kitzinger1 anthropologist1
Kudirka1 physician1
Kuiper1 astronomer1
Lamarck1 biologist1
Laplace1 astronomer1
Lavoisier1 chemist1
Leavitt1 astronomer1
Lee1 inventor1
Liebig1 chemist1
Linnaeus1 biologist1
Lippmann1 physicist1
Lomonosov1 physicist1
Lorentz1 physicist1
Lorenz1 biologist1
Lussac1 chemist1
Mach1 physicist1
Marconi1 inventor1
Maury1 astronomer1
Maxwell1 physicist1
Maybach1 inventor1
Meitner1 physicist1
Mendel1 biologist1
Mendeleev1 chemist1
Messier1 astronomer1
Meucci1 inventor1
Michelson1 physicist1
Morse1 inventor1
Mouchot1 inventor1
Müller1 naturalist1
Newcomen1 inventor1
Newton1 physicist1
Nicolescu1 physicist1
Niépce1 inventor1
Nobel1 chemist/inventor1
Ohm1 physicist1
Oort1 astronomer1
Oppenheimer1 physicist1
Oriani1 astronomer1
Ørsted1 physicist1
Ostwald1 chemist1
Otto1 inventor1
Papin1 inventor1
Pasteur1 chemist1
Patterson1 chemist1
Pauli1 physicist1
Pauling1 chemist1
Pavlov1 physician1
Payne1 astronomer1
Penkala1 inventor1
Pickering1 astronomer, 1 astronomer/physicist2
Planck1 physicist1
Porsche1 inventor1
Pouillet1 physicist1
Remington1 inventor1
Rittenhouse1 astronomer/inventor1
Rømer1 astronomer1
Röntgen1 physicist1
Rowlinson1 chemist1
Rubik1 inventor1
Rubin1 astronomer1
Russell1 astronomer1
Rutherford1 physicist1
Sagan1 astronomer1
Sakharov1 physicist1
Salk1 physician1
Santos1 inventor1
Sax1 inventor1
Schliemann1 archeologist1
Schrödinger1 physicist1
Senefelder1 inventor1
Sharps1 inventor1
Shuman1 inventor1
Siemens1 inventor1
Sikorsky1 inventor1
Slipher1 astronomer1
Smith1 inventor1
Stephenson1 inventor1
Stojanović1 anthropologist1
Strowger1 inventor1
Talbot1 inventor1
Teller1 physicist1
Tesla1 inventor1
Tharp1 geologist1
Thompson1 physicist1
Thomson2 physicists2
Torricelli1 physicist1
Torvalds1 inventor1
van der Waals1 physicist1
van Leeuwenhoek1 biologist1
Vesalius1 physician1
Virchow1 physician1
Volta1 physicist1
von Fraunhofer1 inventor1
Wallace1 biologist/naturalist1
Watson1 biologist1
Watt1 inventor1
Wegener1 geologist1
Wesson1 inventor1
Westinghouse1 inventor1
Whiting1 astronomer/physicist1
Wien1 physicist1
Wollaston1 chemist/physicist1
Wright2 inventors2
Young1 physicist1
Zeeman1 physicist1
Zuse1 inventor1
Zwicky1 astronomer1