Science Birthdays, May 11

Today is the Birthday of Richard Feynman, born in 1918, he was a physicist,  famous for his theory of quantum thermodynamics, one of the best known scientists of his age while alive, hobbies included Mayan hieroglyphics, bongo drums, painting, juggler and safe cracker, repairing radios, he was a late talker like Einstein, couldn’t talk until he was three, his IQ was only 125 in high school, went on to get a PhD from Princeton, he died in 1988 at age 69, read the book Surly Your Joking Mr. Feynman, or What Do You Care What Other People Think.

 

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