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Charles Eames - Ray Eames
Ranked among the most important of industrial designers. They are best known for their groundbreaking contributions to architecture, furniture design, industrial design, manufacturing, and the photographic arts.

George Eastman
Invented dry, transparent, and flexible photographic film

Presper Eckert
Behind the history of the ENIAC computer.

Harold E "Doc" Edgerton
Doc Edgerton invented high-speed stroboscopic photography.

Thomas Edison
All of Thomas Edison's major inventions.

Brendan Eich
Created JavaScript.

Gustave Eiffel
Built the Eiffel Tower for the Paris World's Fair of 1889, which honored the 100th anniversary of the French Revolution.

Albert Einstein
Einstein developed the special and general theories of relativity and won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1921. Einstein's theories lead to the invention of nuclear power and the atomic bomb.

Gertrude Belle Elion
Invented the leukemia fighting drug 6-mercaptopurine, drugs that facilitated kidney transplants and drugs for the treatment of cancer.

Thomas Elkins
African American inventor - view his three U.S. patents.

Philip Emeagwali
In 1989, Emeagwali won the Gordon Bell Prize for inventing supercomputer software.

John Emmett
Received a patent for Tagamet - inhibits the production of stomach acid.

Douglas Engelbart
Invented the computer mouse and the first GUI software before Microsoft or Apple.

John Ericsson
The history of the propelling steam vessels.

Oliver Evans
Pioneered the high-pressure steam engine.

Ole Evinrude
Invented the outboard motor.

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