Percival Lowell: American Astronomer (1855-1916) Percival Lawrence Lowell was an American astronomer, businessman, mathematician, and also author. In Lowell’s lifetime, his theories were kept skeptical. Lowell no doubt made several discoveries but with that, he
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Eratosthenes (276 BC-194 BC) Eratosthenes or Eratosthenes of Cyrene was a renowned Greek personality. He was a mathematician, geographer, astronomer, polymath and music theorist. Eratosthenes is known as the father of Geography. He was the
Sir Isaac Newton does not need any kind of introduction. Because he was one of the greatest personalities who ever lived on this earth. Newton is a very renowned English mathematician, scientist, and physicist. If
Galileo Galilei was one of the most famous scientific personalities of the earth. Galileo was an Italian mathematician, physicist, astronomer, engineer, and scientist. Many considered him the father of modern physics, the father of modern
Johannes Kepler was from Germany. He was a great mathematician and astronomer. Kepler was a key figure in the scientific revolution of the 17th century. He is best known for his law of planetary motion.
Omar Khayyam was a Persian Mathematician, philosopher, astronomer, and poet. He was born on 18 May 1048 Nishabur, Khorasan.
Ptolemy was a Greek Mathematician who was born in AD 100 in Alexandria. He was a mathematician, geographer, astronomer & astrologer
Pierre-Simon Laplace was a French Scholar and Mathematician who was born in Beaumont-en-Auge, Normandy, France on 23 March 1749.
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Aryabhata I was the first of the major Mathematician-Astronomers from the classical age of Indian Mathematics and Indian Astronomy
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Archimedes was a Greek Mathematician, Physicist, Engineer, Inventor, and also an Astronomer. He was an expert in statics, hydrostatics and other things.