brain sizes: Einstein's and women's

Tom Breton tehom at REMOVEpanNOSPAMix.com
Fri Aug 16 13:20:59 EST 2002


Joseph A Nagy Jr <pagan_prince at charter.net> writes:

> discoveries would have STILL been made, those theories voiced, and our world changed. Look at Marie 
> Curie, one of the more famous female scientists of the 19th Century(?). Our present understanding of 
> X-rays is due to work she pioneered (and she was Polish to boot!).

That was Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen.  (discovering X-rays, not being
Polish) For an overview, see http://www.softcode.com/X_ray.html

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