No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong.
~ Albert Einstein
Even though the scientists who are honored in these works are from different fields, they have commonalities: a thirst for knowledge, persistence, vision, determination. Science isn't for the faint of heart...
by Megan Lee
The mathematician and astronomer Al-Khorezmi (Khwarizmi)
near Ata-Darwaza, Khiva (Uzbekistan)
by Carl Spitzweg (1808–1885)
by Tim Wetherell, at Questacon (National Science and Technology Centre), Australia
Lise Meitner stamp
by Sir Eduardo Paolozzi, British Library plaza
All my life through, the new sights of Nature made me rejoice like a child.
~ Marie Curie
A dusty Einstein
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