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Broke Enigma, father of theoretical computer science and AI, provided a formalisation of the concepts of "algorithm" and "computation" with the Turing machine, when aged 16, Turing encountered Albert Einstein's work; not only did he grasp it, but he extrapolated Einstein's questioning of Newton's laws of motion from a text in which this was never made explicit, worked on on mathematical biology, specifically morphogenesis. He published one paper on the subject called The Chemical Basis of Morphogenesis in 1952, putting forth the Turing hypothesis of pattern formation the theory was experimentally confirmed 60 years after his death.
Computation Theory, the Turing theories and works make possible a all the posterior computation and machines intelligence developments.
He had such a brilliant and beautiful mind, yet still because he was "different" he was treated so inhumanly that it drove him to kill himself. Another great mind ended in such tragedy.
He done many wonders at early ageV 1 Comment
I think the 5th greatest.
Should be top ten
He was a genius really
The greatest CEO in the earth of all timeV 1 Comment
Srinivasa Ramanujan was an Indian mathematician and autodidact who, with almost no formal training in pure mathematics, made extraordinary contributions to mathematical analysis, number theory, infinite series, and continued fractions
Do some due diligence on this guy folks! The greatest mathematician in the history of humanity!V 1 Comment
If Plato is not in the top 10 - we have problems. Almost western philosophy is a footnote on Plato. Today his concepts and thoughts influence modern society (for good and for bad! ). He is one of most - if the most influential minds of all human historyV 2 Comments
The man who introduced assembly line manufacturing to the Industrial World.V 1 Comment
It would be a mistake to leave out this progressive thinker off any list of greatest minds considering his iconic contribution to equality in the US.
He is a man that had a dream and unfortunately he couldn't see it come true but it did!
Advocate for freedom, human rights and social justice
He is a great man with respected work for decades to come.
The greatest mind that has ever walked on the face of the earth
Brilliant political mind, inventor, writer, publisher, scientist, world traveled, created postal service, fire departments, etc
This great Saint gave us not only the greatest proofs for Gods existence but his clear minded genius gave us also the greatest proofs against Gods existence. Who else can argue with the objective clarity of this great intellectual?
Niels Bohr did some of the greatest and most significant and most rule-bending physics known to man. He deserves a pretty high rank on this list. - PositronWildhawk
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3. Nikola Tesla