5 outstanding Russian scientists who are known all over the world


Our country has long been famous for scientists and inventors. The entire world community uses the labor of these people. At the same time, the most famous researchers are not from modern Russia or the USSR, but even earlier, from the Russian Empire.

Absolutely any person knows the name of this scientist. Mendeleev became famous as the creator of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements and many works in the field of physical chemistry.

The scientist worked on the Periodic Law, which describes the properties of chemical elements depending on its atomic weight, for more than 20 years. His concept was not taken seriously for another 15 years, but already in the 1880s

The scientist is also the creator of scales for weighing gases, a high meter and an icebreaker model. He left over 500 published works. Monuments were built in his honor in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kiev and Bratislava, streets, settlements and educational institutions were named after him.

Chief Russian surgeon, founder of military field medicine and anesthesiology in Russia. In all my life

Already at the age of 14 Pirogov

In addition, Pirogov began to sort the sick during the hostilities. The clergy watched the hopeless patients, the paramedics took care of the lightly wounded, the doctors took care of the heavy ones. After the introduction of such rules, the mortality rate of soldiers decreased several times.

The body of the famous doctor was embalmed after death. It is still kept in the village of Vishnya near Vinnitsa. Re-embalming is carried out every 5-6 years.

Lomonosov was born in a rural family and did not have the right to receive an education. However, this did not prevent him from becoming famous throughout the world. To get an education, he

Mikhail Vasilievich worked in all natural science disciplines

At the end of the 19th century, the era of electricity was just beginning to develop. One could count on one hand the fully lit houses and city blocks.

Popov became one of the scientists who worked with the new phenomenon. In 1895 he

The scientist’s activities were appreciated all over the world, he was invited to work and teach abroad. He visited Berlin, Paris, London and Chicago, where he studied the activities of scientific centers.

One of the main mathematicians of the 19th century. He was a member of not only the St. Petersburg Academy of Sciences, but also 24 academies of the planet! Chebyshev is

During his life, the scientist has constructed 40 mechanisms. Many of them are still used in the automotive industry. He created such inventions as an automatic adding machine and a scooter chair, which is an unusual-looking wheelchair.

In general, the world knows dozens of Russian scientists who have made a huge contribution to various sciences. We still use their inventions.

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