Famous Scientists

You may have heard the names Nikola Tesla and Marie Curie before, but do you know what they contributed to science? Here you can learn about some of the most famous scientists in the world.


Revelle, Roger (1900-1991), was an American oceanographer, a scientist who studies the ocean.

Peattie, Donald Culross (1898-1964), a United States botanist and author. His nature writings are marked by poetic prose, sage philosophy, and scientific accuracy.

Wetmore, Alexander (1886-1978), a United States museum official and authority on birds.