Biography of Antoine Lavoisier

The Father of Modern Chemistry A French 18th century scientist who revolutionised the study of chemistry through his systematic methods but was executed in the...

Who discovered the Radium

Brief biography of Marie Curie, first world-famous female scientist, the only person to win two Nobel Prizes in different science fields, physics and chemistry. Marie...

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Who invented first Periodic Table

Critical, logical thinking in science leads to fascinating and important discoveries. Mendeleyev made just such a finding that even predicted some undiscovered elements. Periodic Table of...

Who introduced the Gaia Theory

Scientist James Lovelock Brief Biography. English Chemist, Author, Researcher, Famous for Gaia Theory. English scientist James Lovelock who introduced the Gaia hypothesis that the Earth is a...

Who described the Chemical Bond

Linus Pauling Double Nobel Prize Winner. The Life of the Chemist, Molecular Biologist and Peace Activist. Linus Pauling was a genius who described the chemical bond,...

Who invented the Chemistry

Antoine Lavoisier – Father of Modern Chemistry. French Chemist, Economist, Social Reformer, Discovered Oxygen. Brief biography of Antoine Lavoisier, considered father of modern chemistry. Known for combustion,...

Who discovered the Oxygen

Brief biography of Joseph Priestley, British experimental chemist credited for discovery of oxygen, although he is not alone in his claim. Joseph Priestley (1733-1804) was an...

Who discovered the Air

Joseph Priestley was a scientist, a minister, and a friend of Ben Franklin and Thomas Jefferson. Johnson’s book looks his life and how he influenced...

Who discovered the Silicon

Throughout history, there has hardly been an era in which the technology did not depend on the non-metallic element silicon. Silicon, the Element That is Everywhere. A...