Past

Pioneers of Science

  • 1st December 2011 − 11th May 2014 | Scottish National Portrait Gallery

Highlights

Here's a selection from works on show in Pioneers of Science. Select the OPEN links to read more about a work, and select the image to enlarge it.

Gallery

Sir James Black, 1924 - 2010. Pharmacologist George Devlin RSW RGI FRSA RBA ROI

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Three Oncologists (Professor RJ Steele, Professor Sir Alfred Cuschieri and Professor Sir David P Lane of the Department of Surgery and Molecular Oncology, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee. Ken Currie

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John Logie Baird, 1888 - 1946. Television pioneer James Kerr-Lawson

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Professor Sir Alexander Fleming, 1881-1955. Discoverer of penicillin E. Roland Bevan

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John Boyd Orr, 1st Baron Boyd Orr, 1880 - 1971. Nutritional physiologist Benno Schotz

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Embryologist Bill Ritchie in the micro-manipulation lab at The Roslin Institute Wendy McMurdo

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Sir James Dewar, 1842 – 1923. Chemist Alfred Edmund Dyer, Sir William Quiller Orchardson

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Sir William Thomson, Baron Kelvin, 1824 - 1907. Scientist Archibald McFarlane Shannan

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