List of Scottish engineers and scientists is a list of notable Scottish scientists born in Scotland or associated with Scotland. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is part of the List of Scots series List of Scottish engineers and scientists is a list of notable Scottish scientists born in Scotland or associated with Scotland. Black — physician Nobel Prize for Medicine , Joseph Black — scientist carbon dioxide discoverer Robert Blair — astronomer inventor of the aplanatic lens John Boyd Orr, 1st Baron Boyd-Orr — nutritionist Nobel Peace Prize winner David Brewster — scientist Royal Scottish Society of Arts founder Thomas Brisbane — astronomer Robert Brown — botanist Brownian Motion discoverer David Bruce — pathologist , microbiologist Alexander Buchan — meteorologist, oceanographer and botanist established the weather map as the basis of weather forecasting Elaine Bullard — self-taught botanist Official Recorder of Orkney for the Botanical Society of the British Isles for 46 years Malcolm H.
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Meet Britain's newest pop sensation : She's 48 years old, has frizzy brown hair and bushy eyebrows. But the virtuous Susan Boyle might be the next British singing superstar. Boyle, a contestant on the show "Britain's Got Talent," which aired in the U. When she said her wish was to become as famous as British singer-actress Elaine Paige, acerbic judge Simon Cowell smirked mockingly, judging her on her looks. But behind her somewhat unkempt appearance hid a magnificent voice that even stunned the famously critical Cowell.
She is the first woman to hold either position. Sturgeon has been a member of the Scottish Parliament since , first as an additional member for the Glasgow electoral region from to and as the member for Glasgow Southside since known as Glasgow Govan from to A law graduate of the University of Glasgow , Sturgeon worked as a solicitor in Glasgow. After being elected to the Scottish Parliament, she served successively as the SNP's shadow minister for education, health, and justice. In she announced that she would stand as a candidate for the leadership of the SNP following the resignation of John Swinney.