Tuesday, 25 June 2013

The Top 11 Mad Scientists of the world

It is interesting to know that in the world to date there around 11 scentists [1] who were considered mad by their fellow friends and societies because they couldn't understand their work and their thoughts since it was way ahead then their fellow normal around 80-90% people thoughts and ideas.  They were genius.  It is believed that 80% of the population has a normal IQ (Intelligence Quotient=mental age/chronological agex100) range between 80 to 120 [2]. This means that the average  population IQ should be 100.

1. Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519),  an Italian painter, architect, musician, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer

2. Galileo Galilei (1564-1642), an Italian physicist, mathematician, astronomer, and philosopher

3. Johann Konrad Dippel (1673-1734),  a German pietist theologian, alchemist and physician

4. Nikola Tesla (1856-1943), a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer,
physicist, and futurist

5. Albert Einsten (1879-1955), a German-born theoretical physicist

6. Robert Oppenheimer (1904-1967),  an American theoretical physicist and professor of physics at the University of California, Berkeley

7. Wernher von Braun (1912-1977), a German rocket scientist, aerospace engineer, space architect, and one of the leading figures in the development of rocket technology in Nazi Germany

8. John Whiteside Parsons (1914–1952), an American occultist and rocket propulsion researcher

9. Richard Feynman (1918-1988), an American theoretical physicist

10. Freeman Dyson (aged 89), a British American theoretical physicist and mathematician, famous for his work in quantum electrodynamics, solid-state physics, astronomy and nuclear engineering

11. James Lovelock (aged 93), an independent scientist, environmentalist and futurologist


1. The Top 10 Mad Scientists accessed from http://www.livescience.com/11380-top-10-mad-scientists.html

2. . Having a Good IQ range for a good life accessed from http://www.skills-guide.com/good-iq-range.html

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