Category Archives: Science

William Lawrence Bragg – Underage High Achiever

Day 328 of Colourisation Project – March 31 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. In 2014 Malala Yousafzai created history when she was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her … Continue reading

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J. R. Oppenheimer – Father of the Atomic Bomb

Day 287 of Colourisation Project – February 18 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. From Manhattan to Hiroshima his name was synonymous with the atomic bomb. On July 16, 1945, … Continue reading

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Thomas Edison – Leading Light of 20th Century

Day 280 of Colourisation Project – February 11 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Born this day, February 11, in 1847, American inventor Thomas Edison was responsible for giving ‘after … Continue reading

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Nikola Tesla – Original Geek

Day 245 of Colourisation Project – January 7 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Born in 1856, in what is now Croatia, Nikola Tesla, inventor and physicist is considered one … Continue reading

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Marie Skłodowska-Curie – Martyr to Science

Day 184 of Colourisation Project – November 7 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. What a remarkable tower of intellect is today’s choice for colourisation; an icon in the scientific … Continue reading

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Macfarlane Burnet Uncovered

Day 119 of Colourisation Project – September 3 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Born this day, in Traralgon, Victoria, on 3 September 1899, Sir Frank Macfarlane Burnet was the 1960 … Continue reading

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Hedy Lamarr – A Beautiful Mind

Day 96 of Colourisation Project – August 11 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. On this day, August 11, 1942, screen idol, Hedy Lamarr (born Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler) and composer … Continue reading

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