Wednesday, February 25, 2009

William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare lived from 1564 to 1616.

He was from England.

He was a poet and a playwright.

He wrote Hamlet.

Louis Pasteur

Louis Pasteur lived from 1822 to 1895.

He was from France.

He was a chemist.

He dicovered the vaccine for rabies.

Marie Curie

Marie Curie lived from 1867 to 1934 .

She was from Poland.

She was a scientist, a physicist and a chemist.

She discovered the polonium in 1898.

Monday, February 23, 2009

Galileo Galilei

Galileo lived from 1564 to 1642.

He was from Italy.

He was a physicist, a mathematician and an astronomer.

He looked through a telescope.

Charles Robert Darwin

Charles Robert Darwin lived from 1809 to 1882.

He was from England.

He was a biologist.

He wrote the Origin of the Species.

Friday, February 20, 2009

Florence Nightingale lived from 1820 to 1910.

She was from Great Britain.

She was a nurse.

She cured the poor.