History of science and technology
The history of Science and Technology (HST) is a field of history which examines how humanity's understanding of the natural world (science) and ability to manipulate it (Technology) have changed over...
Abraham Brook
Abraham Brook (fl. 1789) was an English bookseller in Norwich, now remembered as an experimental physicist, working with electrometers and vacuum flasks.
He published at Norwich in 1789 a quarto v...
Anna Tambour
Anna Tambour is an author of satire, fable and other strange and hard-to-categorize fiction and poetry.Her novel Crandolin was shortlisted for the 2013 World Fantasy Award. Tambour's collection Monter...
Jacques Pellegrin
Jacques Pellegrin (12 June 1873, Paris – 12 August 1944) was a French zoologist.In Paris, he worked under zoologist Léon Vaillant (chair of reptiles and fish) at the Muséum national d'histoire n...
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George Dyson (composer)
Sir George Dyson KCVO (28 May 1883 – 28 September 1964) was a well-known English musician and composer.
George Dyson was born in Halifax, Yorkshire, on 28 May 1883. He attended the ...
Masao Kawai
Masao Kawai (河合 雅雄, Kawai Masao, born January 2, 1924) is a Japanese primatologist, who forwarded the concept of kyokan as a means of studying primates in his book Life of Japanese Monkeys (1...
Kiki Sanford
Kirsten "Kiki" Sanford (born August 1, 1974) is an American science communicator. After working at the University of California, Davis as a research scientist in neurophysiology, she left research wor...
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Dyson's transform
Dyson's transform is a fundamental technique in additive number theory. It was developed by Freeman Dyson as part of his proof of Mann's theorem, is used to prove such fundamental results of Additive ...
Juan Enríquez
Juan Enríquez Cabot (born 1959) is a Mexican-American academic, businessman, and speaker. He is Managing Director of Excel Venture Management, and is a best-selling author.
Enríquez is the son of ...
Peter of Spain
Peter of Spain or, in Latin, Petrus Hispanus (13th century) is the Mediaeval author of Tractatus, later known as Summulae logicales magistri Petri Hispani (Logical matters of Master Peter of Spain), a...
Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau (see name pronunciation; July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862) was an American author, poet, philosopher, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, and hist...
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Jean Filliozat
Jean Filliozat (4 November 1906 in Paris – 1982 in Paris) was a French author. He studied medicine and was a physician between 1930 and 1947. He learned Sanskrit, Pali, Tibetan and Tamil. He wrote som...
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E. L. Young
Emma L. Young is a science journalist and writer, who currently works in Sydney as the Editor for New Scientist magazine. She has the chance to find out about the latest science and technology because...
Ben Sherwood
Ben Sherwood (born February 12, 1964) is a writer, journalist and producer who currently serves as the co-chairman of Disney Media Networks, and President, Disney-ABC Television Group. Prior to his cu...
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Kamran Abbasi
Kamran Abbasi is a British Pakistani doctor, medical editor, and cricket writer. He is editor of the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine. Dr. Abbasi used to be the acting editor of the British Me...