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Born Luxembourg. Botanist, orchid specialist, explored central and south Ame...
Geographer. Born Flanders, son of a poor cobbler. "Mercator" is the Latin t...
Flemish chemist, physiologist and physician. Amongst his many scientific achi...
Born Ghent. Scientist (mathematics, astronomy, meteorology, anthropology, s...
Geologist. He renounced his vows as a Jesuit priest to follow his scientific...
Mad, bad and dangerous to know.
You have nothing to lose but your chains!
Nurse who helped soldiers escape from occupied Belgium during WW1.
Fell in love in Brussels.