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Aaron Ciechanover 1947 -
Abdul Qadeer Khan 1936 -
Abdus Salam 1936 - 1996
Abraham Pais 1918 - 2000
Ada Yonath 1939 -
Adam Riess 1969 -
Adam Sedgwick 1785 - 1873
Aditi Shankardass -
Ahmed Zewail 1946 -
Akira Suzuki 1930 -
Al Seckel 1958 -
Alan Kay 1940 -
Alan Perlis 1922 - 1990
Albert Claude 1899 - 1983
Albert Hofmann 1906 - 2008
Albert Szent-Gyorgyi 1893 - 1986
Albrecht Kossel 1853 - 1927
Alexander Fleming 1881 - 1955
Alexis Carrel 1873 - 1944
Alfred Day Hershey 1908 - 1997
Alfred Hershey 1908 - 1997
Alfred Kinsey 1894 - 1956
Alfred Korzybski 1879 - 1950
Alfred Nobel 1833 - 1896
Alfred Russel Wallace 1823 - 1913
Alfred Werner 1866 - 1919
Alice Dreger -
Alice Hamilton 1869 - 1970
Alice Weaver Flaherty -
Allan Savory 1935 -
Amory Lovins 1947 -
Anant Agarwal -
Andrea M. Ghez 1965 -
Andreas Schleicher 1964 -
Andrew H. Knoll 1951 -
Andrew Taylor Still 1828 - 1917
Andrew Weil 1942 -
Anita Borg 1949 - 2003
Anne Wojcicki 1973 -
Annie Jump Cannon 1863 - 1941
Anthony Atala 1958 -
Anthony Fauci 1940 -
Antoine Lavoisier 1743 - 1794
Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 1632 - 1723
Antonio Damasio 1944 -
Antony Hewish 1924 -
Archer John Porter Martin 1910 - 2002
Arno Penzias 1933 -
Arthur Eddington 1882 - 1944
Arthur H. Compton 1892 - 1962
Arthur Holly Compton 1892 - 1962
Arthur Keith 1866 - 1955
Arthur Kornberg 1918 - 2007
Arvid Carlsson 1923 -
Asa Gray 1810 - 1888
Ashley Montagu 1905 - 1999
Astro Teller 1970 -
Atul Gawande 1965 -
August Krogh 1874 - 1949
Avi Rubin 1967 -
Barbara Block -
Barbara McClintock 1902 - 1992
Barney Oliver 1909 - 1995
Barry Commoner 1917 - 2012
Barry Marshall 1951 -
Baruj Benacerraf 1920 - 2011
Ben Carson 1951 -
Ben Shneiderman 1947 -
Benjamin Banneker 1731 - 1806
Benjamin Rush 1745 - 1813
Benjamin Spock 1903 - 1998
Benjamin Whorf 1897 - 1941
Bennet Omalu 1968 -
Bernard Katz 1911 - 2003
Bernardo Houssay 1887 - 1971
Bjarne Stroustrup 1950 -
Bjorn Lomborg 1965 -
Bob Kahn 1938 -
Bonnie Bassler 1962 -
Bram Cohen 1975 -
Brian Behlendorf 1973 -
Brian Kernighan 1942 -
Brian Kobilka 1955 -
Brian Schmidt 1967 -
Brian Weiss 1944 -
Bruce Beutler 1957 -
Bruce Lipton 1944 -
Bruce Schneier 1963 -
Bruno Latour 1947 -
Bruno Rossi 1905 - 1993
Burt Rutan 1943 -
Burton Richter 1931 -
Carl D. Anderson 1905 - 1991
Carl Sagan 1934 - 1996
Carl Zeiss 1816 - 1888
Carol W. Greider 1961 -
Carolus Linnaeus 1707 - 1778
Cesar Milstein 1927 - 2002
Charles Brenton Huggins 1901 - 1997
Charles Darwin 1809 - 1882
Charles Davenport 1866 - 1944
Charles Francis Richter 1900 - 1985
Charles Jules Henry Nicole 1866 - 1936
Charles K. Kao 1933 -
Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran 1845 - 1922
Charles Scott Sherrington 1857 - 1952
Cheryl Hayashi -
Chris Adami 1962 -
Chris Toumazou 1961 -
Christiaan Barnard 1922 - 2001
Christian de Duve 1917 - 2013
Christiane Nusslein-Volhard 1942 -
Claude Bernard 1813 - 1878
Claude Levi-Strauss 1908 -
Cleveland Abbe 1838 - 1916
Cliff Shaw -
Clifford Geertz 1926 - 2006
Clyde Tombaugh 1906 - 1997
Craig Mello 1960 -
Craig Venter 1946 -
Cynthia Breazeal 1967 -
Cynthia Kenyon 1955 -
Dan Farmer 1962 -
Dan Shechtman 1941 -
Daniel Kraft -
Daniel Nathans 1928 - 1999
Daniel Pauly 1946 -
Daphne Koller 1968 -
Dave Parnas 1941 -
Dave Winer 1955 -
David Baltimore 1938 -
David Bohm 1917 - 1992
David Deutsch 1953 -
David Eagleman 1971 -
David Gill 1843 - 1914
David Harvey 1935 -
David J. Anderson 1956 -
David Kay 1940 -
David Perlmutter -
David Quammen 1948 -
David Rittenhouse 1732 - 1796
David Suzuki 1936 -
Dennis Gabor 1900 - 1979
Dennis Ritchie 1941 -
Derek Harold Richard Barton 1918 - 1998
Desmond Morris 1928 -
Dian Fossey 1932 - 1985
Didier Sornette 1957 -
Dimitar Sasselov 1961 -
Dmitri Mendeleev 1834 - 1907
Donald Cram 1919 - 2001
Donald Johanson 1943 -
Donald Knuth 1938 -
Donald Norman -
Donna Nelson -
Dorothy Hodgkin 1910 - 1994
Drew Endy -
E. O. Wilson 1929 -
Edith Widder 1951 -
Edmond H. Fischer 1920 -
Edmond Halley 1656 - 1742
Edmund Leach 1910 - 1989
Edsger Dijkstra 1930 - 2002
Eduard Buchner 1860 - 1917
Edvard Moser 1962 -
Edward Appleton 1892 - 1965
Edward Bach 1886 - 1936
Edward Boyden -
Edward Burnett Tylor 1832 - 1917
Edward E. Barnard 1857 - 1923
Edward Felten 1963 -
Edward Forbes 1815 - 1854
Edward Jenner 1749 - 1823
Edward Lawrie Tatum 1909 - 1975
Edward M. Purcell 1912 - 1997
Edward Sapir 1884 - 1939
Edward T. Hall 1914 -
Edwin Powell Hubble 1889 - 1953
Elias James Corey 1928 -
Elie Metchnikoff 1845 - 1916
Elizabeth Blackburn 1948 -
Elizabeth Blackwell 1821 - 1910
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson 1836 - 1917
Elizabeth Pisani -
Ellen Stofan 1961 -
Ellen Swallow Richards 1842 - 1911
Emanuel Swedenborg 1688 - 1772
Emil Theodor Kocher 1841 - 1917
Emily Martin 1944 -
Erasmus Darwin 1731 - 1802
Eric Allman 1955 -
Eric Kandel 1929 -
Eric Topol -
Ernest Lawrence 1901 - 1958
Ernest Rutherford 1871 - 1937
Ernst Haeckel 1834 - 1919
Ernst Mayr 1904 - 2005
Erwin Neher 1944 -
Erwin Schrodinger 1887 - 1961
Esther Dyson 1951 -
Euclid 365 BC - 275 BC
Eugene Jarvis 1955 -
Eugenie Clark 1922 - 2015
Eva Vertes -
Evangelista Torricelli 1608 - 1647
Ezekiel Emanuel 1957 -
Felix Bloch 1905 - 1983
Ferid Murad 1936 -
Francis Collins 1950 -
Francis Crick 1916 - 2004
Francis Darwin 1848 - 1925
Francis William Aston 1877 - 1945
Francois Jacob 1920 -
Frank Macfarlane Burnet 1899 - 1985
Frank Press 1924 -
Frans de Waal 1948 -
Franz Boas 1858 - 1942
Fred Brooks 1931 -
Fred Hoyle 1915 - 2001
Frederick Banting 1891 - 1941
Frederick Sanger 1918 -
Frederick Soddy 1877 - 1956
Frederick W. Taylor 1856 - 1915
Friedrich Bergius 1884 - 1949
Fritz Haber 1868 - 1934
Fritz Zwicky 1898 - 1974
Gabriel Lippmann 1845 - 1921
Galileo Galilei 1564 - 1642
Garik Israelian -
Georg C. Lichtenberg 1742 - 1799
Georg Groddeck 1866 - 1934
George Andrew Olah 1927 -
George Bentham 1800 - 1884
George C. Williams 1926 -
George Emil Palade 1912 - 2008
George Gaylord Simpson 1902 - 1984
George M. Church 1954 -
George M. Whitesides 1939 -
George Mercer Dawson 1849 - 1901
George Phillips Bond 1825 - 1865
George Porter 1920 - 2002
George Richards Minot 1885 - 1950
George Smoot 1945 -
George Wald 1906 - 1997
George Washington Carver 1864 - 1943
Georges Cuvier 1769 - 1832
Gerald Edelman 1929 -
Gerhard Domagk 1895 - 1964
Gero Miesenbock -
Gertrude B. Elion 1918 - 1999
Gilbert Newton Lewis 1875 - 1946
Gilbert White 1720 - 1793
Giulio Natta 1903 - 1979
Godfrey Hounsfield 1919 - 2004
Grace Hopper 1906 - 1992
Greg Egan 1961 -
Gregor Mendel 1822 - 1884
Gregory Bateson 1904 - 1980
Gregory Petsko -
Gregory Stock -
Guglielmo Marconi 1874 - 1937
Guido van Rossum -
Gunter Blobel 1936 -
Haldan Keffer Hartline 1903 - 1983
Hannes Alfven 1908 - 1995
Hans Berger 1873 - 1941
Hans Fischer 1881 - 1945
Hans Selye 1907 - 1982
Harald zur Hausen 1936 -
Harold E. Varmus 1939 -
Harold Urey 1893 - 1981
Harry Kroto 1939 - 2016
Harvey Cushing 1869 - 1939
Hasnat Khan 1959 -
Heinrich Schliemann 1822 - 1890
Helen Fisher 1947 -
Helen Sharman 1963 -
Hendrik Poinar 1969 -
Henrik Dam 1895 - 1976
Henry Bessemer 1813 - 1898
Henry Gray 1827 - 1961
Henry Markram 1962 -
Henry Norris Russell 1877 - 1957
Henry Spencer 1955 -
Henry Taube 1915 - 2005
Henry W. Kendall 1926 - 1999
Herbert Simon 1916 - 2001
Herman Kahn 1922 - 1983
Hermann Oberth 1894 - 1989
Hippocrates 460 BC - 357 BC
Hod Lipson -
Howard Aiken 1900 - 1973
Howard Carter 1874 - 1939
Howard Florey 1898 - 1968
Howard Scott 1890 - 1970
Hugh Mackay -
Hugh Miller 1802 - 1856
Humphry Davy 1778 - 1829
Ian Allison -
Ian Dunbar 1947 -
Ian Jackson -
Ida Pauline Rolf 1896 - 1979
Irene Joliot-Curie 1897 - 1956
Irving Langmuir 1881 - 1957
Irwin Rose 1926 - 2015
Isaac Asimov 1920 - 1992
Isamu Akasaki 1929 -
J Allard -
Jack Horner 1946 -
Jack Kilby 1923 - 2005
Jack Schwartz -
Jack W. Szostak 1952 -
Jacob Bronowski 1908 - 1974
Jacques Monod 1910 - 1976
James Black 1924 - 2010
James Bryant Conant 1893 - 1978
James D. Watson 1928 -
James G. Frazer 1854 - 1941
James H. Clark 1944 -
James Hansen 1941 -
James Hutton 1726 - 1797
James Lind 1716 - 1794
James Lovelock 1919 -
James Mooney 1861 - 1921
James Rainwater 1917 - 1986
James Rothman 1950 -
James Smithson 1765 - 1829
James W. Black 1924 -
Jamie Zawinski 1968 -
Jane Goodall 1934 -
Janna Levin 1967 -
Jean Rostand 1894 - 1977
Jean-Marie Lehn 1939 -
Jean-Paul Marat 1743 - 1793
Jef Raskin 1943 - 2005
Jefferson Han 1975 -
Jennifer Doudna -
Jeremiah P. Ostriker 1937 -
Jill Tarter 1944 -
Jim Fowler 1932 -
Jim Horning -
Joe Clark 1939 -
Joel Fuhrman 1953 -
Johannes Kepler 1571 - 1630
Johannes P. Muller 1801 - 1858
John B. S. Haldane 1892 - 1964
John Backus 1924 -
John Bardeen 1908 - 1991
John C. Mather 1946 -
John Cameron -
John Carmack 1970 -
John Charles Polanyi 1929 -
John Cornforth 1917 - 2013
John D. Barrow 1952 -
John Dalton 1766 - 1844
John Desmond Bernal 1901 - 1971
John Dykstra 1947 -
John E. Walker 1941 -
John Eccles 1903 - 1997
John Gurdon 1933 -
John James Audubon 1785 - 1851
John Joly 1857 - 1933
John Kendrew 1917 - 1997
John Lilly 1915 - 2001
John Maynard Smith 1920 - 2004
John O'Keefe 1939 -
John Polanyi 1929 -
John Pople 1925 - 2004
John Sulston 1942 -
John Tukey 1915 - 2000
John Vane 1927 - 2004
John Warnock 1940 -
Jon Postel 1943 - 1998
Jonas Salk 1914 - 1995
Jonathan Eisen -
Joseph DeRisi -
Joseph Hume 1777 - 1855
Joseph Murray 1919 - 2012
Joseph Needham 1900 - 1995
Joseph Priestley 1733 - 1804
Joshua Lederberg 1925 - 2008
Julian Barbour 1937 -
Julius Sterling Morton 1832 - 1902
June Singer -
K. Eric Drexler 1955 -
Karl Landsteiner 1868 - 1943
Karl von Frisch 1886 - 1982
Kary Mullis 1944 -
Kathleen Kenyon 1906 - 1978
Keith Henson 1942 -
Ken Thompson 1943 -
Kenichi Fukui 1918 - 1998
Kenneth G. Wilson 1936 -
Kenneth Kamler -
Kenneth R. Miller 1948 -
Kevin R. Stone 1955 -
Klaus Lackner -
Koichi Tanaka 1959 -
Konrad Lorenz 1903 - 1989
Konstantin Tsiolkovsky 1857 - 1935
Lars Onsager 1903 - 1976
Lawrence Hargrave 1850 - 1915
Leo Szilard 1898 - 1964
Leroy Hood 1938 -
Lewis Thomas 1913 - 1993
Liberty Hyde Bailey 1858 - 1954
Linus Pauling 1901 - 1994
Liz Parrish -
Lord Kelvin 1824 - 1907
Loren Eiseley 1907 - 1977
Louis Agassiz 1807 - 1873
Louis Leakey 1903 - 1972
Louis Pasteur 1822 - 1895
Louise Fresco 1952 -
Louise Leakey 1971 -
Luc Montagnier 1932 -
Luis Federico Leloir 1906 - 1987
Lyall Watson 1939 - 2008
Lynn Margulis 1938 - 2011
Magdi Yacoub 1935 -
Manfred Eigen 1927 -
Margaret Geller 1947 -
Margaret Mead 1901 - 1978
Margaret Murray 1863 - 1963
Margaret Turnbull -
Maria Mitchell 1818 - 1889
Marie Curie 1867 - 1934
Mario J. Molina 1943 -
Marion Nestle -
Mark Carwardine 1959 -
Mark Oliphant 1901 - 2000
Mark Pagel -
Mark Roth -
Mark Z. Jacobson -
Martin Chalfie 1947 -
Martin Evans 1941 -
Martin Fleischmann 1927 -
Martin Rees 1942 -
Martin Ryle 1918 - 1984
Marvin Harris 1927 - 2001
Marvin Minsky 1927 - 2016
Mary Archer 1944 -
Mary Calderone 1904 - 1998
Mary Catherine Bateson 1939 -
Mary Douglas 1921 - 2007
Mary Leakey 1913 - 1996
María Blasco Marhuenda 1965 -
Matt Nagle 1979 - 2007
Matt Ridley 1958 -
Maurice Wilkins 1916 - 2004
Maurizio Seracini -
Max Planck 1858 - 1947
Max von Laue 1879 - 1960
Maxwell Maltz 1899 - 1975
Melvin Calvin 1911 - 1997
Michael Behe 1952 -
Michael Dickinson 1963 -
Michael E. Mann 1965 -
Michael Faraday 1791 - 1867
Michael Levitt 1947 -
Michael Merzenich 1942 -
Michael Polanyi 1891 - 1976
Michael Servetus 1511 - 1553
Michael Smith 1932 -
Miguel Nicolelis 1961 -
Miguel de Icaza 1972 -
Mike Schroepfer 1975 -
Mikko Hypponen 1969 -
Mildred S. Dresselhaus 1930 -
Mohamed ElBaradei 1942 -
Mordechai Vanunu 1954 -
Nalini Nadkarni 1954 -
Nancy Roman 1925 -
Nassim Nicholas Taleb 1960 -
Nathan Wolfe 1970 -
Nayef Al-Rodhan -
Neil Gershenfeld -
Neil deGrasse Tyson 1958 -
Nicholas A. Christakis 1962 -
Nicholas Culpeper 1616 - 1654
Nicolaus Copernicus 1473 - 1543
Niklas Zennstrom 1966 -
Niklaus Wirth 1934 -
Nikolaas Tinbergen 1907 - 1988
Nils-Axel Morner -
Nina Fedoroff 1942 -
Norman Borlaug 1914 -
Oliver Sacks 1933 - 2015
Orlando Aloysius Battista 1917 - 1995
Otto Hahn 1879 - 1968
Otto Heinrich Warburg 1883 - 1970
Otto Loewi 1873 - 1961
Otto Wallach 1847 - 1931
Owen Chamberlain 1920 - 2006
Panayiotis Zavos 1944 -
Paracelsus 1493 - 1541
Patrick Geddes 1854 - 1932
Paul Berg 1926 -
Paul D. Boyer 1918 -
Paul Dudley White 1886 - 1973
Paul Graham 1964 -
Paul Greengard 1925 -
Paul Lauterbur 1929 - 2007
Paul Nurse 1949 -
Paul R. Ehrlich 1932 -
Paul Stamets 1955 -
Peter Agre 1949 -
Peter C. Doherty 1940 -
Peter D. Mitchell 1920 - 1992
Peter Medawar 1915 - 1987
Peter R. Grant -
Peter Senge 1947 -
Philip Emeagwali 1954 -
Philip Greenspun 1963 -
Philip Morrison 1915 - 2005
Philip Warren Anderson 1923 -
Philippe Cousteau, Jr. 1980 -
Pierre Curie 1859 - 1906
Piers Corbyn 1947 -
Polykarp Kusch 1911 - 1993
Primo Levi 1919 - 1987
Ralph Merkle 1952 -
Randy Schekman 1948 -
Rasmus Lerdorf 1968 -
Ray Tomlinson 1941 - 2016
Rene Dubos 1901 - 1982
Richard Axel 1946 -
Richard Dawkins 1941 -
Richard Ernst 1933 -
Richard J. Roberts 1943 -
Richard Owen 1804 - 1892
Richard Smalley 1943 - 2005
Richard Stallman 1953 -
Rita Levi-Montalcini 1909 - 2012
Roald Hoffmann 1937 -
Robert Ballard 1942 -
Robert Barany 1876 - 1936
Robert Cailliau 1947 -
Robert Edwards 1925 - 2013
Robert Fortune 1812 - 1880
Robert H. Goddard 1882 - 1945
Robert H. Grubbs 1942 -
Robert Huber 1937 -
Robert James Graves 1796 - 1853
Robert Lanza 1956 -
Robert Robinson 1886 - 1975
Robert T. Bakker 1945 -
Robert Weinberg 1942 -
Robert Winston 1940 -
Robert Woodrow Wilson 1936 -
Roderick MacKinnon 1956 -
Rodney Brooks 1954 -
Roman Jakobson 1896 - 1982
Romulus Whitaker 1943 -
Ron Eglash 1958 -
Ronald Ross 1857 - 1932
Rosalyn S. Yalow 1921 -
Rosalyn Sussman Yalow 1921 - 2011
Rudolph A. Marcus 1923 -
Rudy Rucker 1946 -
Rupert Sheldrake 1942 -
Ruth Benedict 1887 - 1948
Ruth Hubbard 1924 -
Ryoji Noyori 1938 -
S. Jay Olshansky 1954 -
Sam Sheppard 1923 - 1970
Samuel George Morton 1799 - 1851
Sarah Parcak -
Saul Perlmutter 1959 -
Sean M. Carroll 1966 -
Sebastian Seung -
Sebastian Thrun 1967 -
Selman Waksman 1888 - 1973
Seth Berkley -
Seth Shostak -
Severo Ochoa 1905 - 1993
Sherwin B. Nuland 1930 - 2014
Shinya Yamanaka 1962 -
Sid Meier 1954 -
Siddhartha Mukherjee 1970 -
Sidney Altman 1939 -
Simon Conway Morris 1951 -
Stanford Moore 1913 - 1982
Stanley B. Prusiner 1942 -
Stephanie Kwolek 1923 - 2014
Stephen Jay Gould 1941 - 2002
Stephen Wolfram 1959 -
Steve Irwin 1962 - 2006
Steve Mann 1962 -
Steven Chu 1948 -
Steven Hatfill 1953 -
Steven Pinker 1954 -
Steven Squyres 1957 -
Steven Weinberg 1933 -
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar 1910 - 1995
Sue Savage-Rumbaugh 1946 -
Susan Lim -
Susumu Tonegawa 1939 -
Svante Paabo 1955 -
Sydney Brenner 1927 -
Sylvia Earle 1935 -
Taylor Wilson 1994 -
Theo de Raadt 1968 -
Theodor Svedberg 1884 - 1971
Theodore William Richards 1868 - 1928
Theodosius Dobzhansky 1900 - 1975
Thomas Bowdler 1754 - 1825
Thomas Browne 1605 - 1682
Thomas Gold 1920 - 2004
Thomas Hunt Morgan 1866 - 1945
Thomas Huxley 1825 - 1895
Thomas R. Cech 1947 -
Thomas R. Insel 1951 -
Thomas Sydenham 1624 - 1689
Thomas Willis 1621 - 1673
Tim Birkhead 1950 -
Tim Hunt 1943 -
Tony Hoare 1934 -
Torsten Wiesel 1924 -
Tycho Brahe 1546 - 1601
Tyrone Hayes 1967 -
Vannevar Bush 1890 - 1974
Venkatraman Ramakrishnan 1952 -
Vera Rubin 1928 -
Victor Grignard 1871 - 1935
Vijay Kumar 1962 -
Vilayanur S. Ramachandran 1951 -
Vint Cerf 1943 -
Vladimir Prelog 1906 - 1998
W. Edwards Deming 1900 - 1993
W. Richard Stevens 1909 - 1999
Wade Davis 1953 -
Walter Gilbert 1932 -
Walter Reisch -
Walter Rudolf Hess 1881 - 1973
Warren De la Rue 1815 - 1889
Warren Weaver 1894 - 1978
Wen Ho Lee 1939 -
Werner Arber 1929 -
Wernher von Braun 1912 - 1977
Whitfield Diffie 1944 -
Wietse Venema 1951 -
Wilhelm Ostwald 1853 - 1932
Will Wright 1960 -
Willard Gaylin -
Willard Libby 1908 - 1980
William Foege 1936 -
William Harvey 1578 - 1657
William Henry Danforth 1926 -
William Herschel 1738 - 1822
William J. Mayo 1861 - 1939
William John Wills 1834 - 1861
William Kirby 1759 - 1850
William Lipscomb 1919 - 2011
William Masters 1915 - 2001
William Mulholland 1855 - 1935
William Osler 1849 - 1919
William Pepper 1843 - 1898
William Robertson Smith 1846 - 1894
William Standish Knowles 1917 -
William Turner 1508 - 1568
Willie Smits 1957 -
Youssef Ziedan 1958 -
Yuan T. Lee 1936 -
Yukihiro Matsumoto 1965 -
Yusuf Hamied -
Yves Chauvin 1930 - 2015
Zahi Hawass 1947 -
Zeresenay Alemseged 1969 -

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