April 30, 2018

Francis Crick was born on June 8, 1916, in Northampton, England. He was curious to learn science and do “kitchen” experiments as a kid. At age 21, Crick earned a B.S. degree in physics in 1937 from University College, London. After that, he conducted graduate research...

April 23, 2018

STEVE WOZNIAK was born in San Jose, California, on August 11, 1950. His father was the electrical engineer from Silicon Valley. Wozniak was a highly gifted child and was very interested in technology as a child. Even in sixth grade, he started constructing machines for...

April 16, 2018

Elizabeth Blackwell was born to Hannah Lane and Samuel Blackwell in England on February 3, 1821. Since her father, a sugar refiner and quaker, wanted to participate in anti-slavery movement, the Blackwell family moved to the United States in 1931. Elizabeth was 17 year...

April 2, 2018

Charles Darwin was born into a wealthy family, in Shrewbury, Western England. Ever since he was young, he had a strong interest in nature and fond of fishing, riding, hunting, and gathering insects. His father’s (a physician) disencouragement about his interests pushed...

March 26, 2018

Nobel-Prize Winning Neuroscientist Eric Kandel, who solved the mystery of memory through his work  (1929- present)

Eric Richard Kandel was born on November 7, 1929, in Vienna, Austria, where his parents met and married. His mother was from an educated Jewish middle-clas...

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