“MEN OF SCIENCE — MEN OF GOD”

Bible-Believing Men who Founded (or Made Major Contributions to) Scientific Disciplines

(after Henry Morris)

Scientist

Contribution

Francis Bacon (1561-1626) Scientific method
Johannes Kepler (1571-1630) Physical astronomy, Laws of planetary motion
Blaise Pascal (1623-1662) Hydrostatics, Hydrodynamics, Differential calculus, Probability
Robert Boyle (1627-1691) Modern chemistry, Gas dynamics
John Ray (1627-1705) Natural history (Biology)
Nicolas Steno (1631-1686) Stratigraphy
Isaac Newton (1642-1727) Dynamics, Calculus, Gravitation
Karl von Linné (Carolus Linnaeus) (1707-1778)    Taxonomy (Biological classification)
William Herschel (1738-1822) Galactic astronomy
Michael Faraday (1791-1867) Electromagnetics
Joseph Henry (1797-1878) Electric motor
Matthew Maury (1806-1873) Oceanography
James Joule (1818-1889) Thermodynamics
Louis Pasteur (1822-1895) Bacteriology
Jean Henri Fabre (1823-1915) Entomology (Insect biology)
William Thompson (Lord Kelvin) (1824-1907) Energetics, Absolute temperatures
Bernhard Riemann (1826-1866) Non-Euclidean geometry
Joseph Lister (1827-1912) Antiseptic surgery
Joseph Clerk Maxwell (1831-1879) Electrodynamics, Thermodynamics
John Ambrose Fleming (1849-1945) Electronics