Nicolaus Copernicus modeled the celestial model of a heliocentric planetary system around the 1500s started modern astronomy and the scientific revolution. his model of the solar system inspired people to explore space more.
Robert Boyle he was a man who studied law,physics and chemistry, proportional relationship between the absolute pressure and volume of gas. his best work was the sceptical chymist that is just a cornerstone book in the field of chemistry. inspired people to learn about law,physics and chemistry
around the early 1800s Louis Pasteur discoverd that microbes are responsible for souring alcohol and discoverd pasteurization. proved the germ theory of disease, invented the process of pasteurization and made vaccines for many different diseases. pioneered the study of molecular asymmetry.
Marie Curie was a chemist,physicist and a pioneer in study of radiation. discovered elements poloium and readium with her husband. was rewarded many different medals, nobel prize in physics and chemistry, davy medal matteucci medal, and the actonian prize. inspired many women since she was the first lady to win a nobel prize.
Galileo discoverd jupiter's four moons about 400 years ago. He was a physicist and astronomer. Invented the hydrostatic balance, thermometer and the military compass. inspire people to look at space more because earth wasn't the center point of creation.