first African-American scientist
mathematician and programmer; first student to win four gold medals at the International Mathematical Olympiad
Wilson A. Bentley
"The Snowflake Man"
George Washington Carver
Pierre de Fermat
greatest amateur mathematician in history
French mathematical prodigy
Pierre-Gilles de Gennes
Nobel Prize winner in physics
biologist, zoologist, Darwinist
Gilbert Newton Lewis
John D. Linsley
founder of scientific computing
pioneer in fractal geometry
English physicist, astronomer, mathematician
French mathematician and philosopher
Charles Sanders Peirce
American logician, mathematician, philosopher
French mathematician and man of letters
father of modern chemistry
Samuel C. C. Ting
Chinese American physicist
Russian rocket scientist
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