Carl Friedrich 1777-1855
German mathematician, astronomer and physicist who introduced significant and rapid advances to mathematics with his contributions to algebra, geometry, statistics and theoretical mathematics. He also correctly calculated the orbit of the asteroid Ceres in 1801 and studied electricity and magnetism, developing the magnetometer in 1832. The gauss unit of magnetic flux density is named for him.
Rise and Shine: 9 Sunny WordsThe same sun may shine everywhere across the earth, but its rays are different for every time and every place. What words describe this sunny disposition?
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