Facts on Writers about religion and science

Isaac Newton

Was a British physicist and mathematician and one of the world’s greatest scientists.

10 facts about Isaac Newton

Galileo Galilei

Was an Italian mathematician, physicist, philosopher and astronomer who played a prominent role in the Scientific Revolution.

10 facts about Galileo Galilei

Michael Faraday

Was a British scientist who made significant contributions to the fields of electrochemistry electro-magnetism.

10 facts about Michael Faraday

Leonard Euler

Was a pioneering Swiss mathematician and physicist.

10 facts about Leonard Euler

Claude Levi-Strauss

was a French anthropologist and ethnologist.

10 facts about Claude Levi-Strauss

Edward O. Wilson

Was an American biologist often called the “father of biodiversity” or “socio-biology” for discovering hundreds of new insect species.

10 facts about Edward O. Wilson

Karl Marx

A German philosopher, journalist, historian, economist, sociologist and revolutionary socialist.

10 facts about Karl Marx

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States

10 facts about Benjamin Franklin

Carl Sagan

Carl Edward Sagan was an American astronomer, astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, science popularizer and science communicator in astronomy and natural sciences

10 facts about Carl Sagan

Francis Bacon

was an English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist, orator, essayist, and author

10 facts about Francis Bacon

Gottfried Leibniz

was a German mathematician and philosopher

10 facts about Gottfried Leibniz

John Ray

One of the earliest English naturalists.

10 facts about John Ray

Muhammad ibn Musa al-Khwarizmi

A Persian mathematician, astronomer and geographer.

10 facts about Muhammad ibn Musa al-Khwarizmi


An Ionian Greek philosopher and mathematician.

10 facts about Pythagoras

René Descartes

A French philosopher, mathematician and writer.

10 facts about René Descartes

Robert Boyle

An Irish natural philosopher, physicist and chemist.

10 facts about Robert Boyle

William Buckland

An English theologian, paleontologist and geologist.

10 facts about William Buckland