Linus Pauling

In Glogpedia

by TristanBourgeois
Last updated 5 years ago

Scientific Biographies

Toggle fullscreen Print glog
Linus Pauling

Linus Pauling was born on February 28, 1901 and died August 19, 1994.

Linus Pauling

Linus Carl Pauling was an American chemist, biochemist, peace activist, author, and educator. He published more than 1200 papers and books, of which about 850 dealt with scientific topics. New Scientist reportedly called him one of the 20 greatest scientists of all time. and as of 2000, he was rated the 16th most important scientist in history. Pauling was one of the founders of the fields of quantum chemistry and molecular biology.

The Chemist

In the 1950's, Linus Pauling became known as the founder of molecular biology due to his discovery of the spiral structure of proteins

He attended Washington High school but did not receive his diploma until 1962 long after he received his bachlors degree in 1922.

He was so smart he ad an academy made of him after he died and won two unshred nobel prizes

Ava Helen Pauling was his wife and Herman Henry William Pauling and Lucy Isabelle Pauling were his mother and father

He ws born in Portland Oregans largest city.

The picture is of Linus Pauling's wife and one of the videos is a person explaining Linus Pauling's teaching (it's kind of boring)and the other is a song.(I couldn't get one of the videos to work so I put it in attachments).

The picture on the left is a poster of him and the picture on the right is him as a kid.

The picture om te left is just of him and the one on the right is him teaching.


    There are no comments for this Glog.