Gregor Mendel, scientist and Augustinian friar who gained posthumous fame as the founder of modern genetics was born today in He passed in Many of us had to know this name for our school science classes. Remember learning about his pea experiments?
300 BC Euclid was a mathematician and the father of geometry. Very little is known of his life, but he was active at the Library of Alexandria. His main work is The Elements which is still used as a textbook in mathematics and may only be excee