The theory of gravity was first discovered by...
Sir Isaac Newton discovered the theory of gravity and also expressed it mathematically
And this theory of gravity was discovered in?
It was in 1677 that Newton discovered it.
It was one Louis Pasteur who discovered that... (hint: there is more than one correct answer)
Pasteur developed practices that are still used today for preventing disease in silkworm eggs. Using his germ theory of disease, he also developed vaccines for chicken cholera, anthrax, and rabies.
new vaccines to immunize farm animals
How to destroy bacteria with heat
The discovery of Penicillin, the first antibiotic, was found in the year...
it was 1928, one year before the great depression.
And it was discovered by...
it was Alexander Fleming, a Scottish physician, who discovered it.
He found penicillin by noticing that...
Fleming found that bacteria would not spread to the moldy areas and indeed died there.
Bacteria can't survive in alcohol
Bacteria did not spread to moldy parts of bread
Bacteria does not spread in cold conditions
Bacteria dies on contact with white blood cells
It was Wilhelm Roentgen, a German Physicist, who first discovered...
He discovered X-Rays, for which he won the 1st ever Nobel prize in 1901.
He Made This Discovery in the year...
It was the end of the 19th century when he made his discovery - 1895.
Before this man's discovery, we believed the sun revolved around the earth.
It was Copernicus who first discovered this, and it was considered blasphemy to suggest this.
Was Marie Curie ever awarded a Nobel prize for her discoveries on radiation and heavy elements?
Yes, she was awarded it along with Pierre Curie in 1903.
Who discovered the HIV virus and its connection to the AIDS disease?
Luc Montagnier and Robert Gallo discovered the HIV virus in 1983.
Luc Montagnier of France and Robert Gallo of the United States
Henry Moseley of England and Barak Shalom of Israel
Sir. David Fletcher of England and Brooke Adams of the United States
Niels Bohr was awarded the 1922 Nobel prize for his work on...
He was also instrumental in the research of the structure of an atom.
Discovery of Black Matter
When was the very first gasoline-powered automobile with an internal combustion engine made?
It was 1885 when the design most similar to today's automobiles started running.
And who was the inventor of both engine and said first automobile?
it was Karl Benz who invented both engine and machine, and set the standard for all cars after.
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