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Famous Scientist Timeline

Overall rating 5 out of 55 (16 ratings)

Last updated 30 November 2013, created 07 January 2011, viewed 10,052

Pictures of famous scientists in chronological order running from the Ancient Greeks up to modern day "TV" scientists. Each page has a picture and a description of what the scientist discovered. I have done my best to include scientists from a wide range backgrounds but unfortunate More…ly, there's no getting away from the fact that most historical scientists were white males. I also don't teach much biology so most of the scientists are chemists or physicists. Feel to comment back on scientists you think should be included and why and I'll try to update it.

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This is so fab! Thanks!

from caroline_davis, 30 November 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Thank-you very much - must have taken ages. As in an all girls school hope it will inspire them to find more female examples to add to it. Thank you for sharing!

from Shortaj, 15 September 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

This must have taken ages. A truly excellent resource for my classroom. Thank you.

from mscotson, 11 March 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Really good - thanks!

from Heisenberg White, 03 August 2012
(report comment) 5 out of 5

heaps of work, thanks for being so generous as to share it.

from WendyFL7, 24 July 2012
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