There were many great scientists whose achievements were undervalued during their lifetimes, or who are nearly forgotten and often totally overlooked today. Here, Hank Green talks about five of those scientists – (Alfred Wegener, Rosalind Franklin, James Clerk Maxwell, Henrietta Swan Leavitt and Ada Lovelace) – who didn’t get the sort of appreciation they deserved in the episode of SciShow’s “Great Minds Compilation” series.
Source: 5 Undervalued Scientists: Great Minds Compilation – SciShow
Why did all these scientists die from some form of cancer? Conspiracy?