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Paul-Cornu: primer vuelo de un helicóptero

Paul-Cornu: primer vuelo de un helicóptero

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famous People From the 1900s | scientist Niels Bohr.
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Do You Know the Most Influential Scientists of the 20th Century?

Niels Henrik David Bohr Danish physicist who made foundational contributions to understanding atomic structure & quantum theory, for which he received the Nobel Prize in Physics in Bohr was also a philosopher & a promoter of scientific research.

While physics and mathematics may tell us how the universe began, they are not much use in predicting human behavior because there are far too many equations to solve. I'm no better than anyone else at understanding what makes people tick, particularly women.  Stephen Hawking

Movie bits: Who will be Elton John? Who will be Stephen Hawking?

Hawking to boycott Israel, hence the resulting backlash re: 'Intel'. Scott Creighton's newest article May 2013 details the reaction.

8 Gennaio 1642 – Ad Arcetri vicino Firenze nella sua villa “Il gioiello” dove si trova al confino da 9 anni, muore 77enne l’astronomo e fisico Galileo Galilei assistito da Evangelista Torricelli e Vincenzo Viviani.

8 Gennaio 1642 – Ad Arcetri vicino Firenze nella sua villa “Il gioiello” dove si trova al confino da 9 anni, muore 77enne l’astronomo e fisico Galileo Galilei assistito da Evangelista Torricelli e Vincenzo Viviani.

Orville and Wilbur Wright by  Unknown Artist

The Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur were two American brothers, inventors, and aviation pioneers who were credited with inventing and building the world's first successful airplane.

On 14 October 1947, test pilot Chuck Yeager became the first man to fly faster than sound in his Bell X-1.  He hales from Myra, WV

On 14 October test pilot Chuck Yeager became the first man to fly faster and break the sound barrier in his Bell aircraft . He hales from Myra, WV

Charles Lindbergh: cruzó el atlántico en avión

Charles Lindbergh: cruzó el atlántico en avión

Thérèse Peltier (1873 – 1926) was a French sculptress and aviator. Popularly believed to have been the first ever woman passenger in an airplane she should perhaps instead be recognised as the first woman to pilot a heavier-than-air craft. A friend of fellow sculptor Leon Delagrange when he became interested in aviation Peltier soon followed

Thérèse Peltier – was a French sculptress and aviator. Popularly believed to have been the first ever woman passenger in an airplane she should perhaps instead be recognised as the first woman to pilot a heavier-than-air craft.

LOUIS PASTEUR - Il grande biologo era uno dei punti di riferimento del positivismo francese e Nadar, che come tanti altri in quell'epoca, aveva una incondizionata fiducia nel progresso scientifico, era un suo ammiratore sfegatato

Louis Pasteur December 1822 – September was a French chemist and microbiologist renowned for his discoveries of the principles of vaccination, microbial fermentation and pasteurization.

Hazel Ying Lee fue una de las primeras mujeres pilotos empleados por el ejército de los Estados Unidos. Después de su graduación de la secundaria, Hazel se unió al Aeroclub chino de Portland, donde tomó clases de vuelo, en octubre de 1932, ella se convirtió en una de las primeras mujeres americanas chinas para ganar una licencia de piloto.

Aviator Hazel Ying Lee was the first Chinese American woman to fly for the US military, and one of two Chinese American women to serve in the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) during WWII.

1/15/18 The Late, Great, Reverend Dr. Martin Luther king Jr.

- The Nobel Peace Prize At the age of thirty-five, Martin Luther King, Jr., was the youngest man to have received the Nobel Peace Prize.

Second Lieutenant Jean Marie Flynn, U.S. Air Force, with a Northrop T-38A Talon, at Laughlan Air Force Base, Texas, 1992. (U.S. Air Force)

Though life prevented me from becoming a fighter pilot, my heart still belongs in the clouds. Jeannie Marie Leavitt became the Air Force's first female fighter pilot in and was the first woman to command an Air Force combat fighter wing.

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