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Happy Birthday, Michiyo Tsujimura

17. Sep 2023

In 1932, Michiyo Tsujimura’s thesis on the chemical components of green tea was approved by the Tokyo Imperial University — making her the first woman in Japan to receive a doctorate’s degree in agriculture.

Happy Birthday, Anders Jonas Ångström

13. Aug 2023

The angstrom unit, a university laboratory, and a crater on the moon are all named after Anders Jonas Ångström. Let’s learn more about this physicist whose work and accolades are out of this world!

Happy Birthday, Joseph Larmor

11. Jul 2023

Joseph Larmor wrote on topics ranging from electricity and dynamics to the electron theory of matter. However, he is best known for his 1900 publication on aether and matter.

Happy Birthday, Charles-Augustin de Coulomb

14. Jun 2023

Coulomb’s law of friction, the torsion balance, Coulomb’s law, — These are just a few of Charles-Augustin de Coulomb’s many scientific contributions.

Happy Birthday, Angelo Moriondo

6. Jun 2023

How we brew espresso today is largely influenced by an inventor from the 1800s, who recognized the need to provide quick coffee service.

Happy Birthday, Charles F. Brush

17. Mär 2023

Learn about the most famous inventions of Charles F. Brush, the American engineer who is known for his advancements in electric lighting and powering wind turbines.

Happy Birthday, Ludwig Boltzmann

20. Feb 2023

Learn about the life and work of Ludwig Boltzmann, the nineteenth-century physicist who had a large role in the advancement of thermodynamics and statistical mechanics.

Happy Birthday, Robert Ledley

28. Jun 2022

The first full-body CT scanner model can be found in the National Museum of American History, located in Washington, D.C. Read about the physicist who designed it here.

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