Time Magazine: Man of the Millennium

Patrick Juola juola at mathcs.duq.edu
Mon Sep 28 09:39:58 EST 1998

In article <MPG.10766144cb795dfd9896e2 at nntp.mindspring.com>,
Paul Hsieh <qed at pobox.com> wrote:
>juola at mathcs.duq.edu says...
>> Peter da Silva <peter at baileynm.com> wrote:
>> >Where's Marie Curie? I mean, really...
>> Nowhere in the running.  All she did was fill in a couple of
>> holes in the periodic table.  
>Excuse me??  She happened to have discovered radiation you know.

Nope.  That was Henri Becquerel.

She discovered radium and polonium.

But thanks for playing.


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