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Bacteriology
Scientific findings on bacteria and algae
Biology
He came up with some of the first thoughtful theories on matter and living things.
Calculus
Invented infinitesimal calculus
Computer science
Invented Boolean Logic and provided idea of Turing Machine
Evolution & Natural selection
Published 'On the Origin of Species'
Genetics
Study of the inheritance of traits in pea plants
Geometry
Euclid's 'Elements' deduced the principles of Euclidean geometry from a set of axioms
Modern astronomy
Developed the first explicit heliocentric model in 'De revolutionibus orbium coelestium'
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Modern Medicine
Prescribed practices for physicians through the Hippocratic Oath, establishing the profession
Modern physics
Encouraged extensive use of experimental physics, e.g. the telescope
Nuclear physics
Developed the Rutherford atom model
Nuclear science
Discovery of Radium, which is radioactive
Number theory
Discovered Pythagorean Theorem
Taxonomy
Naming of living organisms that became universally accepted in the scientific world
Trigonometry
Constructed the first trigonometric table.
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