In writing the biography of Arthur Stanley Eddington
, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar chose the following title: Eddington: The Most Distinguished Astrophysicist of his Time .
With the help of this guide it did not take me long to identify the memorials of John Couch Adams (1819-1892), the co-discoverer of Neptune and past director of the Cambridge Observatory; Robert Stawell Ball (1840-1913), populariser of astronomy who also had a distinguished career at Cambridge; and Arthur Stanley Eddington
(1882-1944), the most influential astrophysicist of his day.
Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington
ha sido sin duda el mas destacado astrofisico de su tiempo y el mas celebre divulgador de la teoria de la relatividad en lengua inglesa (1).
On January 11th that year, world-renowned astronomer Arthur Stanley Eddington
lambasted Chandra's result at a meeting of the Royal Astronomical Society.
Bowler discusses some examples including the physical scientists Oliver Lodge, Joseph John Thomson, Arthur Stanley Eddington
, William Bragg, and John Ambrose Fleming, the biological scientists Joseph Needham, J.B.S.