Women and Men

CHRISTINE DE PIZAN

CHRISTINE DE PIZAN03-05-2012

(Venice 1362 - Poissy monastery about 1431)She is recognized as the first european writer and forerunner of feminism...


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LADY SARA LOUISA BLOMFIELD - Sitarih Khanum

LADY SARA LOUISA BLOMFIELD - Sitarih Khanum03-05-2012

(Ireland 1859 - 1939)She is considered one of the most prominent women of her epoch...


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WANGARI MUTA MAATHAI

WANGARI MUTA MAATHAI03-05-2012

(Ihithe, 1 April 1940 - Nairobi 25 September 2011, she belongs to the kikuyu ethnicity). She was an environmental, politician and biologist from Kenya...


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HEINRICH RUDOLF HERTZ

HEINRICH RUDOLF HERTZ03-05-2012

Heinrich Rudolf Hertz (Hamburg, February 22, 1857 - Bonn, 1 January 1894), the German physicist.
Thanks to an apparatus of his invention, the Hertz dipole, capable of emitting radio waves, he was able to prove the existence of electromagnetic waves;
That is why the international system of frequency is measured in hertz...


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LUDWIK LEJZE ZAMENHOF

LUDWIK LEJZE ZAMENHOF03-05-2012

Linguist Ludwig Lazarus Zamenhof (Bialystok, December 15, 1859 – Warsaw April 14, 1917) is the creator of Esperanto, the most successful constructed language ever designed for international communication. Soon after graduation from high-school he began to study medicine, first in Moscow, and later in Warsaw. In 1885, Zamenhof graduated from university...


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