Category: Chemistry


Alfred Nobel – Trust is the Only True Wealth

At a time when Alfred Nobel left this world in his accounts there were over $ 150 million in its present value. From this great sum, no a penny received by his family, the...


Rudolph Archibald Reiss – the First True Forensic Scientist

Rudolph Archibald Reiss (Hausach, Baden, July 8, 1875 – Belgrade, August 8, 1929) was a Swiss forensic scientist, publicist, doctor of chemistry and professor at the University of Lausanne. Reiss was the father of...


Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleev and Periodic System of Elements

Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleev was a Russian chemist, academician and scientist who compiled the most sophisticated classification system in natural sciences, periodic system of elements. He is known as one of the two scientists who...