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10 Things You Didn't Know About Einstein
Everyone knows Einstein as a wild-haired genius who upended physics, but HowStuffWorks can tell you a few things about Einstein that may be news. See more »
10 Hispanic Scientists You Should Know
This Hispanic scientist built Eisenhower a golf-training machine and analyzed the Zapruder film. Meet him and 9 others at HowStuffWorks. See more »
How Carl Sagan Worked
Carl Sagan became one of the most popular scientists of all time, especially after his 'Cosmos' television series. Read all about Carl Sagan at HowStuffWorks. See more »
How Stephen Hawking Works
Curious about the life and work of super-scientist Stephen Hawking? Read about Stephen Hawking at HowStuffWorks. See more »
10 Cool Things You Didn't Know About Stephen Hawking
Stephen Hawking is one of the most famous scientists of the last century. Gain greater insight into Stephen Hawking's mind at HowStuffWorks. See more »
How Isaac Newton Worked
Isaac Newton is one of the most important contributors to the field of science. Learn about the life of Isaac Newton. See more »
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