Top 5 most influential scientists.

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Leonardo da Vinci

1452 - 1519

Leonardo da Vinci was an Italian polymath. He was an expert mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, painter, sculptor, architect, botanist, musician and writer

Galileo Galilei

1564 - 1642

Galileo was an Italian physicist and astronomer. His achievements include improvements to the telescope and consequent astronomical observations, and support for Copernicanism.

Isaac Newton

1642 - 1727

Newton was an English physicist, mathematician, astronomer, natural philosopher, alchemist, theologian and one of the most influential men in human history.

Nikola Tesla

1856 - 1943

Tesla was a Serbian engineer and inventor who is often described as the most important scientist and inventor of the modern age.

Albert Einstein

1879 - 1955

Einstein, a German physicist, is best known for his theory of relativity and specifically mass–energy equivalence, expressed by the equation E = mc2.

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Medical

Blood Circulatory system.

1628

Vitamins

1900

DNA (Deoxyribonucleic acid)

1950

The Human Retrovirus (HIV)

1980