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ABC World's Famous Scientists In History

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ABC World's Famous Scientists In History

A  is for Anton van Leeuwenhoek- in his simple  microscope made him well-known,
B is for Benjamin Franklin who invented  the electricity  from the flow of electrons.

C is for Curie, Marie -a woman   known by her theory of radioactivity,
D is for Dalton ,John -a meteorologist who developed an atomic theory.

E is for Einstein, Albert in his theory of relativity  and mass-energy equivalence,
F is for Franz Boaz  who studied human cultures  through methods of science.

G is for Galieleo Galilei who worked also on telescope as astronomer and physicist,
H is for Heingrich Hertz who worked on the theory of lights and waves  as scientist.

I is for Isaac Newton who discovered the law of motion and gravitation,
J is for John Logie Baird who invented one of our favorites, the television.

K is for Karlheinz Brandenburg  who discovered MP3 tech for  our music that pleases,
L is for Louie Pasteur worked on microbiology for causes and prevention of diseases.

M is for Michael Faraday who had successfully   invented an electric motor,
N is for Neils Bohr who passed the milestone of the discovery of atomic structure.

O is for Orville Wright , a scientist who successfully invented an airplane,
P is for Paul Ehrlich who discovered chemotherapy for a cancer patient.

Q is for Quantum Cosmology by a scientist named Hawking, Stephen,
R is for Rudolf Virchow, a scientist who worked on the cell doctrine.

S is for Sigmund Freud who founded the Psychology of Unconsciousness,
T is for Thomas Edison whose invention on an electric bulb was a real success.

U is for Universal Law of Gravitation  and Motion founded by Isaac Newton, 
V is for Verbiest, Ferdinand-known on first car as his successful  invention.

W is for William Thomson, an inventor of  Temperature Scale for everyone,
X is for X-ray invented by a scientist named Wilhelm Conrad Rontgen.

Y is forYoung Philosopher like Aristotle, a student of Plato at age of eighteen,
Z is for Zoologist  who studied marine invertebrates like Charles Darwin.

Knowing some  of the world’s famous scientists and their inventions,
Make us smart children with all the agility of mind to take part  in  creations.


Feb. 10, 2013


This chain of couplets was also composed for a wall post in our science rm/lab for the kids to easily memorize or familiarize with some of  the world’s famous scientists and philosophers in history.  I also wish to thank my dearest friend, Andrea who encouraged me to write an ABC poem like this. Huh! It made me sweat a bit! ;))

Fourth Place
Contest: Z is for Zaria: An ABC Couplet
Judged: 4/16/2013
Sponsor; Poet Cyndi Macmillan

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  1. Date: 5/22/2013 7:04:00 AM
    nice 1... never thought the alphabets could be so cool

  1. Date: 4/19/2013 1:25:00 AM
    This is an awesome poem Leonora. I don't know how I would have ever have chosen a winner in this contest. John Logie Baird gets my vote. (smile) Congratulations on your wonderful win!

  1. Date: 4/18/2013 7:14:00 PM
    Hello My sweet poetry sis Leo, :-) Congratulations with your awesome poem in one of the best contest I've seen this year. It has been an honor in viewing all of Cyndi's ABC Couplet winners. I would have never pulled off this form or idea.... * xox-PD

  1. Date: 4/18/2013 3:47:00 PM
    Great use of your creative winning work..Congrats..Sara

  1. Date: 4/18/2013 1:52:00 PM
    Leonora....I learned so much from this...I'm sending my sister a copy of this...she is a science teacher...she will love it...congrats....Donna

  1. Date: 4/17/2013 5:33:00 PM
    Back to congratulate you on your win Galinta!

  1. Date: 4/17/2013 3:13:00 PM
    Wonderful and very educative piece,Leonora...Great work...Going to my FAVE...I love this...Congrats on your win...Love Olusegun...

  1. Date: 4/17/2013 3:12:00 AM
    Congrats, Leonara, it's a great effort!!luv :) Jag

  1. Date: 4/16/2013 10:44:00 PM
    An awesome write. Many congrats for this win.

  1. Date: 4/8/2013 11:07:00 AM
    You chose a difficult subject and finessed it...clever write and should be a winner. Thanks for visiting my blog today.

  1. Date: 3/24/2013 7:39:00 AM
    Tricky poem to write, Leonora, you captured some of the best well.

  1. Date: 3/13/2013 10:51:00 PM
    wow, Leonora, this is one of your best ever. You put so much thought into it. I can see that you worked very hard on this one and I hope to see it high on the winner list. Thanks for taking the challenge of the ABC poem!!

  1. Date: 3/12/2013 3:25:00 PM
    This is so refreshingly educational...to praise discoverers!...love it.

  1. Date: 3/12/2013 10:30:00 AM
    whoa!!!!!!! What a fantastic poem!!! Wow!! so like it!!well done my dear friend...a great poet indeed. It will be one of my favorite poem. :) You can make it a book with their matching pictures. winner for me. Love, Maria

  1. Date: 3/12/2013 9:58:00 AM
    !!!

  1. Date: 3/12/2013 9:27:00 AM
    You have done a great job with this poem. It is also very educational. Thanks for sharing. Lucilla

  1. Date: 3/11/2013 10:34:00 PM
    Good grief, this is awesome! BG

  1. Date: 3/11/2013 9:53:00 PM
    I am more than impressed once again Leonora ..good luck in the contest,,

  1. Date: 3/11/2013 6:04:00 PM
    Wow, what a tremendous and brilliant write my friend! I am enthralled with this incredible poem that you have so illustriously created! You brought so many scientists to light with this delightful piece, Great Work!!