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What are some early examples of large international scientific collaborations?

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Which physicists died very young or in a tragic way?

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What are some famous mathematicians that disappeared?

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Who coined the term "degenerate star"?

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Are there anonymous contributions to physics with large impact?

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Were there any contributions to thermodynamics and electromagnetism from Medieval Islamic science?

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What is the evidence for the existence of Geber?

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What is the largest academic genealogy tree that we know of?

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Did the French ever use the decimal time in science?

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Where to find a list of laurates of the Volta prize?

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Why is the H theorem called the big Eta theorem?

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On the origin of "sandwiches" in quantum mechanics

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Did the medieval Islamic scholar al-Tusi state the principle of conservation of mass?

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Who was the first person to propose the idea that consciousness arises from complexity?

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Are there any good books on the history of condensed matter?

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Is there any theorem/physical law with different names in more than two different languages/regions?

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Origin of other names of the Chinese remainder theorem [duplicate]

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Theorem or equation self-named after the same person that published it? [duplicate]

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Who introduced the difference between magnetic fields in matter? $\mathbf H$ vs $\mathbf B$

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History of mesoscopic physics

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Was Landau interested in the interpretations of quantum mechanics?