Which scientists were known to be messy?
I know of Albert Einstein:
And of Jean Piaget:
Are there other examples?
Including mathematician John H Conway John Horton Conway in his office at Princeton University in 1993.
Conway was eventually crowded out of that office, writes biographer Siobhan Roberts, by the "wanton mess that accumulated into a full-fledged tip, with multicoloured paper polyhedra hanging from the ceiling and gigantic spongy Escher puzzle pieces tiling the floor."