Scientists

Marconi, Guglielmo, Marchese Italian electrical engineer and Nobel laureate, known as the inventor of the first practical radio-signaling system.

Archimedes (287-212 BC) pre-eminent mathematician and inventor, who wrote important works on plane and solid geometry, arithmetic, and mechanics. Archimedes was born in Syracuse, Sicily, and educated in Alexandria, Egypt.

Galileo - (scientist), Italian physicist and astronomer, who pioneered the scientific revolution that flowered in the work of the English physicist Isaac Newton.

Enrico Fermi - Enrico Fermi (September 29, 1901November 28, 1954) was an Italian physicist most noted for his work on the development of the first nuclear reactor

Rita Levi Montalcini - My twin sister Paola and I were born in Turin on April 22, 1909, the youngest of four children.

Antonio Meucci An invention none of us could live without, a tool of modern communications so basic that many of today's business and social activities would be inconceivable in its absence.

Dr. Maria Montessori, MD - Scientific observation has established that education is not what the teacher gives; education is a natural process spontaneously carried out by the human individual, and is acquired not by listening to words but by experiences upon the environment.