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Who was the most influential person of the 20th century with regards to technology and science?


If you think there were a couple of individuals that were equally influential, list the most influential PEOPLE of the 20th century.

 

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    Steven Pearson (mattforte) 4 years ago

    I completely agree. Einstein theorized a lot of important matters in physics which have helped us understand better the universe around us, but since the question was science and technology; Tesla wins hands down.


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    nmdonders 4 years ago

    I think that's an interesting way of looking at things. I wonder if there could have been amazing discoveries, theories, or inventions simply lost because nobody found out about it and the idea died.


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    nishlaverz 4 years ago

    I agree Einstein's equation is still on of the most influential equations from the 20th century. His theories of relativity to a point still stand even though we keep trying to knock them down.

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    DS Duby 4 years ago

    Bill Gates did become successful on his own work then he used that money and success to build a corporation that includes thousands of intelligent people contributing to technology. But he started as an individual.


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