This interesting infographic shows how scientists have contributed to their fields, and makes it look like a subway map.
The map of modern science was created to celebrate the achievements of the scientific method through the age of reason, the enlightenment and modernity. Despite many of the scientific disciplines mapped having more ancient origins, I have restricted the map to modern science starting from the 16th century scientific revolution.
It’s a massive image, so you’ll have to pan and scroll around to see it all.
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- Published 09/4/10