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Archimedes of Syracuse (Greek: Ἀρχιμήδης; c. 287 BC – c. 212 BC) was a Greek mathematician, physicist, engineer, inventor, and astronomer. He is generally considered to be the greatest mathematician of antiquity and one of the greatest of all time.

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Hypatia (ca. AD 350–370–March 415) Greek Neoplatonist philosopher in Roman Egypt and the first notable woman in mathematics. As head of the Platonist school at Alexandria, she also taught philosophy and astronomy. She was eventually murdered by a Christian mob which accused her of causing religious turmoil.

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Goddess of war and peace, wisdom and ethics, Athena was the state Goddess of Athens. She is an inventor and artisan, the Goddess of order and bringer of civilization. Though a war Goddess, She participates only to defend right order and to bring justice. Her clear thinking and quick mind have brought many benefits to mankind, including the olive and its precious oil.

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Did you know that dry cleaning was invented in 1821 by an African American named Thomas Jennings? Thomas L. Jennings (1791–1856) was an African-American tradesman and abolitionist. He was a FREE BLACK who operated a dry-cleaning business in New York City, and was the first African American to be granted a patent. Jennings' skills along with a patent granted by the state of New York on March 3, 1821, for a dry-cleaning process called "dry scouring" enabled him to build his business

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Garrett Morgan was a a man of many skills. He improved the sewing machine, also the first traffic light and the WWI gas mask.

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You won't hear of this brother not even in your university.. or perhaps, maybe... our people are not known, because the truth hurts that it was us who built the modern world.. gave the world languages, sciences, medicine, astronomy.. AIN'T NO GREEK FAN BOY, INVENT ANYTHING.. Go check all of them so-called Greek scientist and inventors BIO'S, they made clear what they learned was from their teachers, ''THE AFRAKANS'....

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