"How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these" ---George Washington Carver
Principle inventor of the Far Ultraviolet Camera/Spectrograph which would ultimately be used on the Apollo 16 mission to the moon. Ultraviolet (UV) light is the range of electromagnetic radiation that lies between visible light and X-Rays.
Lucien Victor Alexis at Harvard, earned the nickname "The Negro Einstein". After serving as a First Lieutenant in WWI he became principal of the only black high school in New Orleans and wrote a book about his thermoelectric theory.
George Washington Carver - the light of God shining forth from his noble face
George Washington Carver American scientist, botanist, educator, and inventor. He is credited with the invention of peanut butter. However, Carver did not patent peanut butter as he believed food products were all gifts from God.
West Electret Microphone Inventor Ninety percent of microphones used today are based on the ingenuity of James Edward West, an African-American inventor born in 1931 in Prince Edwards County, VA. If you’ve ever talked on the telephone,
Black Then's Remembering A Pioneer: Dr. Daly, a biochemist & the African American woman in the United States to earn a Ph. in Chemistry (awarded by Columbia University in Her many honors included an induction into Phi Beta Kappa.
Today in Black History, - George Robert Carruthers, hall of fame physicist and inventor, was awarded patent number for his Image Converter for Detecting Electromagnetic Radiation which was flown to the moon on the 1972 Apollo 16 mission.
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these - George Washington Carver